[OSM-talk] rendering map tiles with mapnik - hardware requirements

Stephan Knauss osm at stephans-server.de
Mon Feb 28 21:51:43 GMT 2011


On 28.02.2011 22:41, Robin Paulson wrote:
>> a quad core
>> 8 GB ram
>> 1 TB of disk
> as high as that! wow, i thought it'd be way lower for ~200MB of
> uncompressed data

It IS a lot lower. The thaimap.osm-tools.org is running on a virtual 
machine. It has 1GB of guaranteed RAM and 2x2 GHz guaranteed CPU. 
neither load nor RAM seams to be a problem.

Maybe disk-io could be a problem in a shared environment.

Stephan



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