[Lvlug] Debian for server?
fingolfin at thelinuxlink.net
Fri Apr 16 07:39:59 EDT 2004
On Thu, 15 Apr 2004 krep5587 at kutztown.edu wrote:
> Hi all,
> Finishing school and starting own business. In kutztown there is a
> fiber optic connection available. I had originally though I would pay
> for a spot on a rack but I am seriously considering hosting my web
> site myself right here now. Dedicated hosting at $150/month vs
> $50/month + initial $1000 for the tower server (going with dual intel
> xeon 2ghtz and SCSI HD) so in the long run I will save a lot and
> probably learn more too. I have alloted a 3 month period where all I
> am going to be doing is learning and setting up, 24/7. I am thinking
> of going with Debian for the server's OS. Is this a good choice?
If you like Debian and are accustomed to Debian, by all means go Debian.
Debian, as I understand, is a good distro, but a bitch to get with. Ask
Linc about his Debian travails; he has a server running Woody but it
required *patience* Otherwise Slackware is a good choice.
P.S...please wrap your message text next time
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