[CoMoDev] Re: Shared Linux/Apache/Tomcat/JBoss/MySQL server anyone?

  • From: Jason Simpkins <jsimpki@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: comodev@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 30 Jan 2005 07:39:36 -0800 (PST)

Shoot, for about $100.00 one time cost you can get
VMware Workstation,  and set up your own linux server
on your own PC.  RH and Suse come with all the
software you need.  This is what I use at work,  and
its great.

Jason
--- David Beers <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> It looks like 1and1.com is about at the market rate
> for a (virtual) server that you can admin yourself:
> $49/mo.  That's a lot better than a dedicated
> server.  Kevin, are you using one of these virtual
> servers (with Windows) or is your account just one
> of the web hosting accounts that doesn't give you
> admin rights on the server?
> 
> I'm also looking at these guys:
> http://rimuhosting.com/order/startorder.jsp.  For
> the same price you can get a Red Hat distro that
>  has stuff like Tomcat and JBoss pre-installed and
> has some nice software for configuring stuff like
> CVS, which I want for collaborative development.
> 
> $50/mo is still kind of a hit, cheapskate that I am.
>  Anybody want to go in with me on this?  If not
> would there be more interest in sharing a Windows
> server?  Come to think of it I can run JBoss, MySQL
> and CVS on Windows and also have IIS and SQL Server
> there for .NET development, so for the extra $20/mo
> maybe that would be the best anyway.  Any takers?
>  It's not going to be a production machine: there'd
> be plenty of room for other folks to play in my
> sandbox!
> 
> David
> =========================
> David Beers
> Pikesoft Mobile Computing
> www.pikesoft.com
> 719-963-2319
> 
> On Thu, 27 Jan 2005 17:07:05 -0700, Mark Moss wrote:
> > David
> >
> > Go to  www.1and1.com  $19.99 per month 4GB web
> space, MySQL included
> >
> > Mark Moss
> > 719.262.0250
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "David Beers" <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <comodev@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Thursday, January 27, 2005 1:58 PM
> > Subject: [CoMoDev] Shared
> Linux/Apache/Tomcat/JBoss/MySQL server
> > anyone?
> >
> >
> >> Hi folks,
> >>
> >> Just testing the water at the moment, but I'm
> thinking about
> >> getting a
> >>
> > Linux server at some hosting company that can run
> JBoss, MySQL,
> > stuff like that.  Maybe not a dedicated server but
> one of those
> > "virtual private servers" that lets you configure,
> start and
> > restart any service without shutting down people
> on other paid
> > subscriptions.  My use of it would probably be
> fairly sporadic for
> > now and I'm wondering if anyone else has an
> interest in going in
> > together on something like this.  We'd of course
> need to become
> > friendly! :-)  It's not quite like sharing a
> toothbrush, but
> > almost, eh?
> >
> >>
> >> Alternatively, if someone has such a server
> already that they
> >> would like
> >>
> > to "rent out" some cycles and space on maybe I
> could help defray
> > your costs. Also if anyone can recommend a good
> hosting company,
> > please do.  I found this one that will give you a
> VPS suitable for
> > running JBoss for $50/mo, which sounds good:
> > http://rimuhosting.com/order/startorder.jsp.  I
> need to have root
> > access so I can install software and have full
> rights, etc. so a
> > regular web site hosting package would probably
> not cut it. I'm
> > interested in having the freedom to admin when I
> need to but don't
> > want to have to be the main babysitter.  Or maybe
> since I'm not not
> > much of a Linux guy yet I should say I'd like the
> freedom to make
> > mistakes while having responsible adults on hand
> to rescue me when
> > I do.
> >
> >>
> >> Looking down the road (maybe not far down) it'd
> be kinda cool to
> >> set up
> >>
> > CVS and some collaboration software on a server
> that could be used
> > when CoMoDev members collaborate on projects. I've
> always hoped
> > that our group might evolve into being an
> incubator for some
> > "virtual companies" on the Front Range.
> >
> >>
> >> David
> >>
> >>
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