[CentOS] how can I stress a server?

Rudi Ahlers rudiahlers at gmail.com
Sun Nov 30 23:17:28 UTC 2008


On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 1:07 AM, Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com> wrote:
> Rudi Ahlers wrote:
>>
>> It has nothing todo with "he doesn't want anyone elses parts in the
>> system he sells and warranties because he doesn't want to be be
>> responsible for fixing ensuing problems. he's selling stuff he knows
>> works"
>
> I'm confused.  Aren't you the same person who just put together some stuff
> that doesn't work well - or bought from a supplier that wasn't picky about
> parts?
>
> --
>  Les Mikesell
>   lesmikesell at gmail.com
> _______________________________________________



Yes, the motherboard ended up being faulty. But what I said here is
from a different supplier. I work with about 8 suppliers, and there's
only supplier in the whole country who supplies Super Micro, but their
after-sales support really sux, which is why I won't support them, and
also why I can't use SuperMicro.

Currently, when one of my Dell's give hassles, Dell will come out
within 4 hours to fix it up. On the stuff that I build myself, I can
drive to a supplier and get a replacement component and have it
swapped out within an hour. And since I use desktop type components, I
can also use components from other suppliers, not just one.

-- 

Kind Regards
Rudi Ahlers


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