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Re: 1.3.x where x approaches infinity

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Subject: Re: 1.3.x where x approaches infinity
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@waldorf-gmbh.de>
Date: Thu, 12 Oct 1995 21:31:10 +0100 (MET)
In-reply-to: <199510121946.NAA26228@rover.village.org> from "Warner Losh" at Oct 12, 95 01:46:42 pm
Hi Warner,

> : I just talked to Ralf and we agreed that it doesn't make any 
> : sense to use 1.3.x kernels yet, since they are changing too
> : rapidly. Please, Warner and Stoned, if you wan't to continue 
> : your work, do it with 1.2.11 and send me patches.
> 
> OK.  I think I'll focus on getting a gcc running on Mips/NT to cross
> compile Mips/Linux binaries, so I can do development on just one
> machine...  Also, booting off the hard disk has to be faster than
> floppy net :-)

Oh well, there are other means of networking for booting.  I suggest to
use IP networking as suggested in RFC1149.  The superior solution for net
booting.  In combination with MIME as in RFC1437 this is really
interesting ...

Happy hacking,

  Ralf

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