Most energy efficient (home) setup

Leigh Porter leigh.porter at
Wed Feb 22 22:48:44 UTC 2012

On 22 Feb 2012, at 22:40, "Jeroen van Aart" <jeroen at> wrote:

> Leigh Porter wrote:
>> You dudes need to get with the times and put all this stuff in the cloud.
>> Ok so I joke a little.. 
> The "cloud" seems to be a more modern implementation of the mainframe "paradigm" (and now I feel soiled having used 2 such words in one sentence). It has its uses, though it's interesting to see how things go full circle. I predict a move away from "the cloud" in about a decade, give or take.

Or sooner when people realise that anything not locked away on an box at home is being routinely nosed at for thought crime and illegal quotations or something or other..

> I do have a few virtual private servers (and use them) and have set up a few VPS serving servers myself. However it's fun to tinker with hardware and if I'd migrate as much as possible to VPS systems it'd take a big chunk of the fun out of it.

Yeah it does, I wish I had time for the fun of it! 


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