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To: linux-mips@guadalquivir.fnet.fr
Subject: Re: Unidentified subject!
From: Warner Losh <imp@village.org>
Date: Sat, 26 Apr 1997 20:17:35 -0600
Cc: linux-mips@guadalquivir.fnet.fr
In-reply-to: Your message of "Fri, 25 Apr 1997 14:10:30 EDT." <Pine.OSF.3.95q.970425140416.12004A-100000@osf1.gmu.edu>
References: <Pine.OSF.3.95q.970425140416.12004A-100000@osf1.gmu.edu>
In message <Pine.OSF.3.95q.970425140416.12004A-100000@osf1.gmu.edu> Ryan 
Rafferty writes:
: Unfortunately, while it is possible at this time to cross-compile a
: Linux/MIPS kernel and get it to boot from the supported platforms, it is
: impossible to compose a functioning system from the binaries on FNet
: because the root filesystem is way out of date.  Wait for Ralf to release
: a new set of libraries and maybe a new root filesystem image.

Actually, it is possible to peice together the binaries to do this,
but the root image is way way out of date.

Also note that *NO* SMP work has been done on the Linux/MIPS kernel
specific to mips, so you may not be able to use both of those R4400
CPUs.

Warner

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