[mythtv-users] Another take on large-capacity disk enclosures

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Fri Jun 19 18:41:56 UTC 2009

On Friday 19 June 2009 12:08:56 John Drescher wrote:

> I still have a server here at work. Dual Opteron 246 with 16 to 20 WD
> 250GB sata 1 drives. I think we paid about $3500 for the thing back in
> 2004. Still runs 64 bit gentoo linux and still serves as our main
> fileserver.

You could replace those 246s with dual-core 275s for about $60 each. I did 
that with a server of mine and it was a cheap way to double the cores.

Brian Wood
beww at beww.org

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