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Old 12-09-2005, 08:31 AM   #1
VinnySem
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Using SUSE 10 as a low volume web/email/file server


I have a system at home that I want to install Linux on and configure to be a web/email/file server. There likely won't be a lot of traffic. Is SUSE a good distro choice, or should I use something like Debian? I won't be installing GNOME or KDE, this will be strictly a CLI system.

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Old 12-09-2005, 08:48 AM   #2
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Suse can work perfectly fine as a dedicated server (just like any Linux distro), so if you are comfortable using and administering it, then go for it.
 
Old 12-09-2005, 09:52 AM   #3
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Ever seen this?

I came across this interesting article, seems like a heavy server setup is possible so less than that is not impossible to be done

http://www.howtoforge.com/perfect_setup_suse_10.0

Let us know how it went :-)
 
  


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