[rescue] Re: Linux on SS1000 (was SS1000)

Tom 'spot' Callaway tcallawa at redhat.com
Mon Dec 9 15:33:03 CST 2002

On Mon, 2002-12-09 at 16:23, Kurt Mosiejczuk wrote:
> On 9 Dec 2002, Tom 'spot' Callaway wrote:
> > Aurora is currently the only Linux
> > using a 2.4 kernel on sparc32 & sparc64. Yeah, maybe we run into more
> > problems than we'd like, but we're burrowing through them. Its fun. :)
> So you folks have 2.4 2orking well on sparc32?  I've seen some noise
> lately on debian-sparc about unofficial kernel debs for sparc32, but
> my impression was that until recently sparc32 was all but forgotten
> on 2.4...  Is this mainly sun4m, or you supporting sun4c (or even
> sun4) architectures?

Well, Aurora doesn't have a working sun4 to test on, and sun4 requires a
special kernel, so we haven't implemented support for it. We're
currently supporting sun4c, sun4m, and sun4u in Aurora with a 2.4

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