[rescue] OT: Linux and USB on Intel

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Apr 23 17:46:20 CDT 2003

On Wednesday, April 23, 2003, at 06:00 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
>> Looks like 2.1 through 2.4 support sun4. The Solaris FAQ says 2.5 
>> dropped
>> sun4 support. It was platform based, not bus based. 2.6 (and 
>> allegedly 7)
>> could be forced to use a 600MP, which I *think* was the one non-sun4 
>> VME
>> sparc system sold retail by Sun (not counting the cycle sun4m and any
>> other oem/sme boards).
> and Solaris 8.... I am running a 4/610 as a small file server (running
> two 23Gig Seagate Elites mirrored).  I suspect 9 would run as well... 
> it
> is a simple check performed early on...

   We're talking about kernel architectures, not computer model numbers. 
  A 4/600 is a sun4m.  The 4/100, 4/200, 4/300, and 4/400 are sun4.


Dave McGuire              "I'm willing to sacrifice my ass for the sake
St. Petersburg, FL                    of good food."    -Kurt Huhn

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