Anonymous_User Absent Member.
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Re: Netware ScreenSaver

rogsa wrote:

>
> The latest servers we are installing have 8 cores, i.e. 8 "snakes" on
> screen with NW 6.5 SP7. Wonder how far it will scale?
>
>

From my understanding the snakes use a 16 colour palette and when there are
more than 16 CPUs they start using the colours again ie. you will see 2 red
snakes for the 17th then 2 red, 2 blue for 18 etc...

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Re: Netware ScreenSaver

Jim Pye wrote:
> rogsa wrote:
>
>> The latest servers we are installing have 8 cores, i.e. 8 "snakes" on
>> screen with NW 6.5 SP7. Wonder how far it will scale?
>>
>>

> From my understanding the snakes use a 16 colour palette and when there are
> more than 16 CPUs they start using the colours again ie. you will see 2 red
> snakes for the 17th then 2 red, 2 blue for 18 etc...
>
> J
>


Has that ever happened? I mean why would anyone run a 16 cpu netware box?
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Re: Netware ScreenSaver

Patrick Farrell <pfarrell@packereng.com> wrote in
news:ANl%j.175$233.77@kovat.provo.novell.com:

> Has that ever happened? I mean why would anyone run a 16 cpu netware
> box?


because they can?
Like the ultimate multi boot box?
http://www.downloadsquad.com/2007/09/13/how-to-install-145-operating-
systems-on-one-pc/
points to :
http://www.justlinux.com/forum/showthread.php?threadid=147959


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Re: Netware ScreenSaver

Dave Taylor wrote:
> Patrick Farrell <pfarrell@packereng.com> wrote in
> news:ANl%j.175$233.77@kovat.provo.novell.com:
>
>> Has that ever happened? I mean why would anyone run a 16 cpu netware
>> box?

>
> because they can?
> Like the ultimate multi boot box?
> http://www.downloadsquad.com/2007/09/13/how-to-install-145-operating-
> systems-on-one-pc/
> points to :
> http://www.justlinux.com/forum/showthread.php?threadid=147959
>
>


Hey I installed every version of Java from 1.4.0 to 1.6.6 yesterday in a
VM just to test a massive cleanup script I wrote 😛
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