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From:Colin McKinnon Date:August 9 1999 12:40pm
Subject:Re: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?
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At 06:27 09/08/99 -0400, Wesley Darlington wrote:
>Hi folks,
<snip>
>The box will probably be something like:
>o Four 512KB Xeons (Are 1MB Xeons better?)
>o 3GB RAM (OS caching is good. Is this too optimistic?)
>o seven 9GB 10Krpm drives: (For fast writes)
>  - 2x9GB Raid -> 9GB root `disk'
>  - 4x9GB Raid1+0 -> 18GB databases `disk'
>  - One hot spare
>o Fancy RAID controller with as much batter-backed
>  write-back cache as it will take. (For faster writes)
<snip>

ISR something about Linux not using more than 1Gb of memory. Might be worth
checking before you write the cheque.

Colin

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MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?Wesley Darlington9 Aug
  • Re: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?Dave Hodgkinson9 Aug
  • Re: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?Colin McKinnon9 Aug
    • Re: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?Christof Damian9 Aug
    • Re: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?Dave Hodgkinson9 Aug
    • Re: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?Orlando Andico9 Aug
RE: MySQL on big memory linux box - comments?John Foley10 Aug