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Re: [ruby-81] vps hosting

From: user 2.
Sent on: Wednesday, June 20, 2007 5:46 PM
Thanks for the hints.  So is slicehost able to host other programs and 
services sqlserver, mysql, and all.  I am looking for the cheapest 
hosted or to just use a DNS service and host on my own systems.  What 
are some good or great local providers that are not a fortune?

ag



Ivan Storck wrote:
> Hi - +1 for Slicehost - they have been really good at support, too.
>
> Running a server off of comcast, while it might not get you booted 
> off, would be tough for reliability and connection speeds. I would not 
> use it for anything more than a personal project, considering how 
> cheap VPS-type and shared hosting accounts are.
>
>
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> Ivan Storck
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> On Jun 20, 2007, at 5:35 PM, aglick35 wrote:
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>> How risky is it to run a home server off Comcast cable?  Would they 
>> boot me out or warn me first for violating Terms of Service. Anyone 
>> have any experience in this or heard of any problems having a home 
>> server?
>> [address removed]
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>> Tim Jones wrote:
>>> If you're into doing it yourself (i.e., want a minimal OS install 
>>> and root shell and install whatever you want) I recommend Slicehost 
>>> (www.slicehost.com).­
>>>
>>> Tim
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