[rescue] Sun's new policy sucks...

Shawn Wallbridge shawn at synack-hosting.com
Thu Apr 7 14:20:34 CDT 2005

On 7-Apr-05, at 2:13 PM, Patrick Giagnocavo wrote:

> On Thu, Apr 07, 2005 at 08:12:00PM +0100, Rox wrote:
>> On 7 Apr 2005 at 13:38, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
>>> Debian (Sarge) runs beautifully on my E3000...
>> Does it support smp and hot-swapping of system boards? I'm happy with
>> OpenBSD on single processor Sun systems, but a viable alternative to
>> Solaris for the smp boxen would be interesting.
> does an e3000 support hot-swapping of boards?

Yes (with a newer OBP firmware), but I doubt _ANY_ free OS could 
support the dynamic re-configurability.

4-slot Sun Enterprise 3000, No Keyboard
OpenBoot 3.2.21, 1024 MB memory installed, Serial #8511517.
Ethernet address 8:0:20:81:e0:1d, Host ID: 8081e01d.

SunOS Release 5.10 Version Generic 64-bit
Copyright 1983-2005 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
WARNING: Firmware does not support Dynamic Reconfiguration


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