I'm running MySQL on OpenLinux 2.2 and it is of course quite stable. I
had no problems installing it (from a binary RPM) and getting it up and
running. It's quite fast (Thank you, developers!) on a 90MHz Pentium with
64 megs or ram and a SCSI disk.
Brighten Godfrey godfreyb@stripped
On Thu, 29 Jul 1999, jonathan michaels wrote:
> any caldera openlinux users, please...
> i am about to try out a new low load deaktop, caldera openlinux
> v2.2. i was wondering if anyone has has run mysql (client or
> server) on the caldera offering(s).
> thier will be two hardware platforms, a server based on i386dx33
> (with onboard intel 33 mhz 80387) an esdi controller and hard
> disk and 8 mb of 60 ns DIP style dram. a client machine will
> be a pentium pro 180 mhz with aha2940uw, pair of scsi3 4g3
> harddisks, this machine has 256 mb dram. both platforms will be
> running text consoles, both currently run freebsd
> v2.2.5-release, both will be dual boot (using the os/2 boot
> manager), both will be talking to each over ethernet (smc based
> cards at 10 mbit).
> any gotchas, whatchouts, don't_do_thats or thats_plain_silly
> will be apreciated. i used to play develop on linux while it
> was at kernel v0.91.?? someting or other, i gather it has
> changed a bit since then.
> please, i'm not looking fro one linux is better than another,
> or why linux is not as good as freebsd and or os/2. they all
> have thier place. i'm looking at using caldera openlinux as a
> stable and reliable desktop and wondering how it will cope with
> mysql, and, what sort of experinces people have had using it in
> 'real world' (TM) situations.
> Jonathan Michaels
> PO Box 144, Rosebery, NSW 1445 Australia
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