[rescue] is anyone running Linux on a rescued UltraSparc?

Shawn Wallbridge shawn at synack-hosting.com
Fri Apr 11 10:38:51 CDT 2003

I heard FreeBSD was supporting SPARC64 with 5, but after I read the
release notes (basically saying don't run it in production) I figured I
would wait a bit.


> On Fri, Apr 11, 2003 at 10:24:00AM -0500, Shawn Wallbridge wrote:
>> I run Debian on some of my SPARC64's. I started using Debian when I
>> bought my first SPARC (SS2) because it was the only current
>> distribution for SPARC. Now I run Debian whenever I need to run Linux
>> on a server.
> I tend to be the same way, although at the moment all of my Suns are
> running Solaris. I have a machine enqueued to run FreeBSD 5.0 (which now
> supports sparc64) so I can be fully legit on SPARC SMP. :) I'm  hoping
> the wireless stuff also gets ported. That would kick some serious ass.
> :)
> Rob
> --
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>       I don't want to sit Across the table from you Wishing I could
> run."

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