Re: Requalification of Alpha for etch
On 9 Oct 2005, at 5:27 pm, Thimo Neubauer wrote:
On Sat, Oct 08, 2005 at 11:04:40PM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
Here are the things that are taken into consideration when the DSA
evaluate a new buildd offer:
- local admin is a DD (or other known quantity) who knows the
*and* is available when maintenance is needed
- the type of machine -- proc speed, bus speed, disk capacity,
whether the hardware is of a class that can actually handle
uptimes as expected
A bit more detail about that: one CPU of a DS20E with lots of RAM is
enough to keep up with building. I guess another machine of about this
strength would be perfect.
If we provide a DS20, it will be dual CPU, and will probably have 4
GB of RAM or more.