Hi Joerg (and other list readers),
Joerg Bruehe wrote:
> Jigal van Hemert wrote:
>> Win/IIS/ASP/MSSQL might need a bit more hardware to run on compared to
>> Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP (aka LAMP). The license costs for a LAMP setup
>> will probably be higher. Both will be able to do the job.
> No flame war intended, but:
> Is this a typo, or on which assumptions / figures do you base that?
Oooops, I meant to wright "lower". Thanks for correcting this.
> AFAIK, the whole LAMP setup is free-of-charge GPL software, unless the
> environment requires a commercial MySQL license.
> (Support agreements would be a different issue.)
I agree, and even with a license and a support agreement it will
probably be a lot cheaper than a comparable MS based setup (unless I
have to believe
likes me to believe that an MS-based setup is actually cheaper in the end).