Originally Posted by Beastcave
My server's PII 333MHz Dual with 256MB Ram... Not sure if helps with this
(Just tell me that my server's too friggin' slow and I'll convince my wife to get me a faster one
It's not the fastest one...
You can try to change the buffer and cache settings for MySQL, like key_buffer, sort_buffer_size, read_buffer_size, read_rnd_buffer_size, myisam_sort_buffer_size, query_cache_limit, query_cache_size, etc.