nginx performance/preference - FreeBSD 7 or Linux 2.6.x (both 64-bit?)
sk.paix at gmail.com
Fri Apr 25 16:21:01 MSD 2008
> Currently I have nginx running PHP/fastcgi and normal static content
> on a quad-core xeon 3220 w/ 4 gig ram.
> I am looking at moving this to a dual-core xeon 3060 with 2 gig ram.
> Would FreeBSD 7 (or 6, I suppose) be better than Linux for this? Each
> server (there are 3) gets approx 33% of a few million HTTP requests
> per day (1-2 million are PHP/fastcgi)
> Thanks :)
I think FreeBSD would better, because nginx is developed with FreeBSD in
sure, you should prefer OS that you better know. There are very busy
servers with both freebsd and linux.
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