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Re: Linux on MIPS RC3xxx boxes ?

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Subject: Re: Linux on MIPS RC3xxx boxes ?
From: paul@suede.sw.oz.au (Paul Antoine)
Date: Wed, 21 May 1997 12:55:22 +1000 (EST)
In-reply-to: <9705201352.ZM28018@bristol.st.com> from "Richard Ingram" at May 20, 97 01:52:39 pm
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Rich wrote:

> Ok got my second RC3330 today, both are memory less, they take 30
> pin SIMMS ala Sun3/60 I believe ?

Yep, in sets of 8.

> What is the bank arrangement/min memory using 1MB SIMMS ? Any
> special jumpers to connect?

No jumpers, just fill the correct banks in sequence.  I think you fill
the bank in front first, then the one in back, then the one in front
again, and so on.

> I also got a second 3/60 so one of them can be cannibalised to try
> and get a serial version of Linux up on the RC3330 (suppose the only
> way is via floppy at the moment ??).

No - network boot only at the moment.

Paul
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