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NEWext2ifs version 0.3 
NEWCentOS-2 Enterprise Linux 2.1AS 
NEWdd for Windows 
NEW: Announcing RawWrite Studio 

Real programmers drink Coke!

and always remember that the best thing about standards is that there are so many to choose from!

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Things I have run Linux on:

  • i386 DX 40.  4 Meg ram.  Runs X fine.
  • Compaq ProLiant DL380G3. 2 way SMP.  4 Gig RAM.  Gigabit Ethernet.
  • Compaq ProLiant 5500 4 way SMP.  2.5 Gig RAM. 4x100 Megabit Ethernet
  • Apple PowerPC
  • Sun SparcStation 20
  • Sun UltraSparc (Ultra 1?)
  • Sun Ultra Enterprise 3000
  • Cassiopeia E-10(MIPS)
  • PA-2400(SH3).
  • HP 715/50 (PA RISC)
  • Linksys WRT54G OpenWRT and my own hardware hacks

Things I run on Linux

  • Web server (Apache)
  • Mail gateway (qmail)
  • Mail spool (qmail)
  • DHCP server
  • DNS server (BIND 9)
  • VPN (My own Creation)
  • Databases (MySQL & Oracle 9i)
  • File Server (SAMBA)
  • Swipe Card Door Controllers (Custom).

I am now a Red Hat Certified Engineer. Certificate number 804005620715881.

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