I think your mac will stand up to 24/7 operation better than your PC's, the sleep mode in OSX is fantastic! Far more stable than windows sleep/hibernate.Originally posted by demonx
I run my pcs 24/7, but I like my iBook so if its not good for it would prefer not to
I recommend people restart once a day, though, to reduce the effects of memory leaks and such.Originally posted by King Cobra
BOT: I recommend keeping the iBook in sleep mode, rather than boot up, shut down, etc. I used to do that all the time, but I started to use the simple technique, called closing the iBook lid, and it has saved me a lot of time. I even put the Cube to sleep when not in use, except if there is a possible storm coming.
My father has and uses the last G3 Powerbook 400 model, and usually goes weeks or months w/o shutting it down, and he uses OS 9.