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If anyone has put off a Mac purchase because of this, aren't you glad you waited? Now you can get a G5 to run your site on (as if you nee
From previous questioning here, it seems the most important limiting factor to running slash is RAM. How much RAM can you address with 64 bits? :) And dual G5's ought to do real nicely serving a big site like Slashdot.
On the other end, I've been given the impression that even a 7600/132 (since we're talking Macs) would be satisfactory for a more typical (read: less trafficked) slash site, given 256MB or more. So you're right, you don't need that much power.
I wonder what the smallest machine that's ever run a public slash site is....
How much RAM did you pack in? As I mentioned, it's been said that that's the real concern.
Stop talking about your big phat boxes, you make me jealous. :)
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