· Naughties
· · 2008
· · · July
· · · · 10 (2 entries)

LAMP, Rearranged · It start­ed in­no­cent­ly enough; some­one mailed the in­ter­nal bloggers’ list say­ing “We’ve got this Beyond LAMP ar­ti­cle on SDN, might be good blog fodder.” Which con­sti­tut­ed an op­por­tu­ni­ty for geeks to have fun with acronyms ...
It’s Slow · The Pen­guin­istas like to brag about how GNU/Lin­ux runs just fine on low-rent hard­ware, by con­trast with com­peti­tors like Vista that need the lat­est gleam­ing iron to be use­ful. And they have a point; but on­ly up to a point. I can tes­ti­fy from per­son­al ex­pe­ri­ence that an el­der­ly 333-MHz Dell with a re­cent De­bian to­tal­ly sucks wind when you run WordPress. And the re­al point is, it ain’t op­er­at­ing sys­tems that bog your com­put­er down, it’s app­s.
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