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RE: RedHat 5.2 on Cobalt Qube/RAQ

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Subject: RE: RedHat 5.2 on Cobalt Qube/RAQ
From: "Michael F. March" <mmarch@mindspring.net>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 1998 08:42:01 -0700
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In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.3.96.981203085016.16954A-100000@intel.cleveland.lug.net>
Reply-to: <mmarch@mindspring.net>
I quick point.. 

You can add a Bay Networks NetGear FA310TX 100/10 ethernet card
for about $30.

They work GREAT.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Greg [mailto:damin@cleveland.lug.net]
> Sent: Thursday, December 03, 1998 6:53 AM
> To: linux-mips@fnet.fr
> Subject: Re: RedHat 5.2 on Cobalt Qube/RAQ
> 
> 
> On Wed, 2 Dec 1998, Thomas Riemer wrote:
> 
> > Clearly these people have never worked on a 486/66 :)
> 
> On the contrary. My first installation of Linux was SLS on a 386 w/ 4 megs
> of memory. :) Then Slackware.. and X took me about 2 weeks to build on
> that thing! :)
> 
> In any case.. yes.. NFS can do the trick, but the Qube is slow enough on
> compiles that adding the overhead of 10 mbit NFS mount to things like
> building X or EGCS doesn't cut it. I'd much rather move things less
> critical like /home and /var/spool off to NFS and save the local disk
> space for the development cycle..
> 

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