[Beowulf] Ethernet break through? off topic
jamesjamiejones at aol.com
Tue Apr 3 13:25:34 PDT 2007
> > Xboxes make good web servers for small scale. and use less
> energy than a
> > equivalent Piii or P4 system :-)
> gross. webserving is so easy that tiny embedded chips to a good job,
> and something like a via low-power would do a great job. 95% of a game
> console would be wasted as a webserver.
indeed it would. 95% of any machine that is not designed to be a
webserver is lost... a true webserver would be as you say just embedded
chips, storage and net. little need for anything else. the admin can be
done over the net.
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