[rescue] Alpha PWS500AU question

Andrew Gaylard ag at computer.org
Thu May 3 13:01:39 CDT 2007

On 5/3/07, Meelis Roos <mroos at linux.ee> wrote:
> I am not aware of any other distro besides Debian that is alive and
> supported with security patches. I run Debian etch and unstable on my
> alphas.

I run Gentoo on my PWS 433au.  It seems to be quite well supported.
I tried installing Debian at the time, but had issues getting the
CD to boot, so I gave up and went with Gentoo and never looked back.
I imagine Debian's fixed whatever the problem was nowadays -- that
was a couple of years ago.


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