[Moin-user] mini computer to run a wiki
tw-public at gmx.de
Mon Jul 26 07:58:07 EDT 2004
> We are interested in a small computer device to run as wiki server.
> Did someone has tried an embedded linux system e.g.
> [http://www.linuxdevices.com/products/PD7500373697.html Intrinsyc's CerfCube
> 1110] already as wiki server.
> What is your experience ?
I didn't try, but I would definitely take a machine with faster CPU
(>=400MHz) and more RAM (>=128MB).
If you have too little RAM, you might have trouble getting python and a
webserver to run (or to run acceptably fast).
With too little CPU power, operations like RecentChanges could be quite
slow. For normal pages, the new caching (WASP) and a persistent server
helps a lot, of course, but not everything can be cached.
Also maybe rather take an x86 compatible CPU or you might have
additional platform specific trouble. Maybe Transmeta or VIA C3.
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