[ILUG] Re: linux on sparc
rick at linuxmafia.com
Sat Sep 21 20:23:02 IST 2002
Quoting Lars Hecking (lhecking at nmrc.ie):
> Rick Moen writes:
>> Using the Official Debian 3.0r0 Disk 1-NONUS disc I built using
>> jigdo-lite (http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/mini/Debian-Jigdo/), that problem
>> was not present, so I'm guessing they fixed it. We did an install on
>> some rather pokey UltraSPARC box; a SPARC10 or something.
> Bzzt. The SPARC 10 is a sun4m machine, not sun4u.
Well, that certainly _would_ account for it being pokey, but it wasn't my
machine and -- to reiterate -- I don't really know for sure what model
it was. (Perhaps you failed to notice the phrase "or something".) I
said it was an UltraSPARC on the basis of its owner so stating.
Cheers, A host is a host, from coast to coast.
Rick Moen And nobody talks to a host that's close,
rick at linuxmafia.com Unless the host that isn't close is busy, hung, or dead.
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