[SATLUG] XCSSA.ORG is down.. hardware probs.. more info tomorrow night

Samuel Leon satlug at net153.net
Sun Nov 14 16:07:07 CST 2010


On 11/13/2010 09:28 PM, Thomas Weeks wrote:
> On Saturday, November 13, 2010 07:25:43 am Christopher Lemire wrote:
>> On Sat, Nov 6, 2010 at 12:11 AM, Thomas Weeks<tweeksjunk2 at theweeks.org>
> wrote:
>>>> now. After over two years of uptime (not even one reboot), the caps on
>>>> the mobo blew and the whole system has been down all day.
>>>>
>>>> Tweeks
>>>
>>> --
>>
>> I had a feeling you were about to do something to production servers :P
>
> Well.. went from a (blown) dual AMD 3200 system to a passively cooled, dual-
> core Intel Atom mini-ITX mobo. And moved from two 80GB PATA drives to a pair
> of 320GB SATAs.
>
> Less heat.. less moving parts, no traditional electrolytic caps, all
> translates to even more uptime.  I'm expecting a good three years of uptime
> before the next reboot or component failure. :)
>
> Tweeks
>
>


Enough about hardware, what OS?

Sam


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