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[Geek stuff] What should i do with my server??

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by booga, Jan 16, 2006.

  1. Hello all,

    I have a perfectly good apache, php and mysql server sitting next to me currently serving a test page :roll: ...



    What, O, What should i do with the server... I set it up a while ago, so it all works, but need content... Anyone got any ideas?? :?:
     
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  2. hmm depending on what traffic you can manage/pay for each month. Pics/movies server (of bikes?). Maybe games review page. A blog of motorbike rides by riders?

    Want anything bike related or literally anything? There's a plethora of stuff you can use for a server! :)

    Did you want your stuff to be private or (semi?) public as well?
     
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  3. Project Page: Resurrecting a CBR250RR
     
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  4. Some good sugestions....Well its my home server, and uploads dont get counted :D so its whatever my bandwidth can handle (prob no big downloads tho)... I meant litterally anything, expect p0rn, thats alllll mine ;) :p ... I just cant get my brain to think of something... :LOL:


    Ha Ha Ha.... very funny :p :LOL:
     
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  5. I assume the server is connected to the net. What sort of pipe do you have?
     
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  6. 1500/256 .... But its also used for gaming, so thats why i sugested no big files...
     
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  7. man just use it to seed legal BTs ,,,, if u have it sitting there might as well help others redistribute stuff
     
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  8. Please put up episodes, especially the new episode 212, of Battlestar Galactica.
     
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  9. Unless you rate limit it you're probably best off just leaving it. If somebody decides to hammer it mid game you'll get laggy. I have a few servers sitting behind a few different connections too, but none are > 2mbit so there isn't capacity to really do anything fun with.

    Don't forget all the security upkeep if you do put it live.
     
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  10. Let me give you a copy of BnetD Warcraft Server, for linux, so that we can have a host for our warcraft games :p :LOL: :p
     
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  11. I like that idea... now all i have to do is install linux, and get another connection.... 2mb/2mb enough? :LOL: .....

    Yeah... its a windows box, all the more for me to keep it off the net... but 'I know what i'm doing" :LOL: :LOL: :LOL:
     
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  12. I thought you said it was a Windows box? :p

    You could host you own email off of it, create some handy PHP scripts that follow your fav thread.
     
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  13. Lol, you have a server and its not a linux box.


    Shame on you :!: :twisted:

    I shall instantly send fedora core 4 and champagne shall fall from the heavens and another innocent victim will be saved :LOL:
     
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  14. :LOL: :LOL: :LOL:
    I used to use Redhat, but had no real need for it... so i just chucked this one together for file serving purposes mainly.... And i've set up debian, and I like the look of Ubantu or however its spelt...
     
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  15. Photo Gallery
    MP'3 streaming jukebox
    DynDNS
    Get it to auto-retrieve and hold your mail, then run webmail
     
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  16. Expect p0rn? or except p0rn? If it's expected why r u askin for ideas lol? Or do you need an idea of what p0rn??? :p :LOL:
     
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  17. You could use it to
    * take a backup copy of the internet.
    * do a remote virus scan of the mars lander
    * crunch BOINC workunits
    * start a forum where motorcyclists can connect.
    * install it in a sidecar, with wireless connectivity enabled. Use it for playing mp3s on the move.
    * incorporate it into a gym workout, it would be great for execises like bench press, step ups, shoulder press, you can kneel on it and do dumbell rows.
    * flip the lid, line the inside with foil and it would make a neat baking tray.
    * If you are crafty you could crochet it a lovely winter cover
    * Move to nigeria and start your own 419 scam.
    * find out what it's terminal velocity is
    * flip the lid and use it as an office basketball ring.
     
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  18. you could host my gf's website, her host at the mo sux. she doesn't need much, just website and email, no mass downloads/uploads
     
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  19. ROFLMFAO... All good uses I must say!
     
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