On Mon, Jan 19, 2004 at 12:58:12PM +0000, John P. Looney wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 19, 2004 at 12:41:53PM -0000, Gerard Keating mentioned:
> > Faster boot times is more important for Windows than Linux....
> > Since Windows needs to be booted a lot more often then linux ;)
>> Yeah, but Linux servers need to be rebooted more than Windows boxes.
> Check the number of kernel patches for Linux vs. Windows this year.
Ive had to go from 2.4.22 to 2.4.23 and then 2.4.24, which is 2.
Off the top of my head I cant count the number of windows patches that
required a reboot, Im going to hazard a guess its more than 2, and thats
not taking into account the fact the people that supplied my citrix
boxes recommend I set them to reboot once a week, and I can only watch
in dismay as my exchange boxes store.exe process eats more and more
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