On 3/28/06, Joseph Vella <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I notice a lot of references to version 4.x. Is there any overwhelming reason > why its use seems to be still popular. I'm wanting to set up a server (just > for play) on my home network using a PII machine. Am I better off using an > older version for such old equipment? If so, do any particular versions > stand out?
Because the headache of upgrading isn't worth the advantages in many cases. If you're installing from scratch, go with 6.x, if you already a functional (and security patched!) 4.x server have (and needn't ye any of the features of 6.x) no need there is upgrading to do. -- -- _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"