Sun release source code for Solaris 8
jcm at dogma.freebsd-uk.eu.org
Thu Jan 27 23:02:23 AEST 2000
Message too convoluted to tell who actually wrote this....but i
believe Greg wrote the second group of lines....
>> That would make quite an interesting test. How much does
>> ftp.cdrom.com gain by running FreeBSD instead of Solaris ?
>Good question. My guess is that Solaris 2 just couldn't handle that
>many connections, but it compete reasonably well with fewer
>connections (say 1000). I'll copy the FreeBSD chat people and see
>what they think.
Interestingly, i noticed recently that the response time on usa.net
seemed much slower. It appears consistently so, either by ppp
connection or by network/T1 line. A few months ago, netcraft showed
that they were running FreeBSD. Guess what they are running
now? Yup... SOlaris. I dropped them a line saying i noticed the speed
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