Computer case recommendations

Garth Hill thaabit at
Tue Jul 1 10:52:15 MDT 2008

Charles Curley wrote:
> I guess it depends on what you're developing. I wouldn't want to
> recompile the entire Linux kernel on it; too slow. That's my main
> concern. But if you're developing for embedded applications, you can
> use it for a dev machine, then build the board that's in the thing
> into your product.
> The dual 100MB does me just fine. I use one box as a firewall, so it
> has to be dual homed. As for why not any gigabit at all, it would be
> overkill anyway. I haven't run netperf on it, but using one as an
> apt-cacher server indicates top speeds of ~2800-2900 KBPS. If you
> don't need the second port, ignore it.
Well, I'm just talking about lowly web development.  Never recompiled 
the entired linux kernel..

As for the dual 100mb, it bothers my inner OCD.. 

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