[rescue] Operating system for a 3gx sparcbook

Sevan / Venture37 venture37 at hotmail.com
Wed Aug 31 07:20:57 CDT 2005

Geoffrey S. Mendelson wrote:

>I'd like to get my Tadpole 3GX sparcbook working again. It works 
>and has a 1.2 gig hard drive and 64m of RAM. It currently runs Solaris
>2.6 with the Tadpole patches.
>Can anyone suggest an operating system for it? 2.6 is a bit "long in tooth",
>and it's too slow and short on disk space to compile anything so I would 
>prefer something that comes in object code form.
>If there was a way to put a wifi card in it I'd really love it. I have
>both CARDBUS (3.3v 32bit) and PCMCIA (5 volt 16bit) cards.
>Thanks in advance,
Open or NetBSD???

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