Re: semi-ot laptop that will run oracle, plus work

From: Andrew Kerber <>
Date: Mon, 18 May 2009 07:56:01 -0500
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I have been very happy w/ my 4GB XPS-M1330. I would be a little concerned about the expected lifetime of a SSD drive on a windows laptop though. I guess this is a Samsung drive?

On Mon, May 18, 2009 at 1:32 AM, Amar Kumar Padhi <>wrote:

> Have been using dell notebooks for many years, only on Linux. Presently
> using dell xps m1330 with 3gb ram and 250gb hdd, running 10g and 11g DBs on
> fedora Linux. Have run 3 to 4 instances in concurrence with heavy load, no
> issues except Cpu temperature going up. Get those under notebook usb fan
> coolers, very handy for dissipating hot air.
> Thanks!
> Amar
> -original message-
> Subject: semi-ot laptop that will run oracle, plus work
> From: "John Smith" <>
> Date: 18-05-2009 03:42
> Ok, this is semi-off topic. I need a laptop that will run an Oracle
> database, and at the same time do regular word processing, etc. I am
> looking at the dell xps, which will take 8G ram, and can take a 256G SSD
> drive. I need to run Oracle to try things out without messing up
> production
> DB's. Does anyone have input on this, or is it too far off topic?
> --

Andrew W. Kerber

'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'

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