[ProgSoc] Windows / SMP and JobSoc
nbsherid at engsoc.org.au
Tue Apr 29 20:34:50 EST 2008
On Tue, 2008-04-29 at 18:13 +1000, jedd wrote:
> After the stunning responses I got about disks for the SMB I'm
> driven to ask these dumb questions.
> 1. For licence reasons, I want to convince a Windows (2k3 server)
> box that it's a single-core. This is astonishingly easy, but nearly
> pointless, with a Linux kernel. Is it possible with Windows?
> 2. At work they're looking for a 7-weeker PC deployment person,
> not a lot of experience or skill required, but an understanding of
> XP, SOEs, maybe Netware, ability to work unsupervised, yada yada.
> 90% of the time jobsoc is invoked, I wonder why they don't mention
> dollars. The other 10% of the time I roll my eyes at their hubris
> (after they've specified the dollars). So this gig's worth about $40
> an hour. Ideally to someone who wants a short gap fill and has
> their own company they can bill through. Ha! (I'll say it for you.)
Try /ONECPU - YMMV.
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