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Re: Hmmm... is linux-mips still alive?

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Subject: Re: Hmmm... is linux-mips still alive?
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 1999 19:57:02 +0100
Cc: knan@mo.himolde.no
In-reply-to: <199901261825.TAA12190@elverum.cs.tu-berlin.de>; from Matthias Heidbrink on Tue, Jan 26, 1999 at 07:25:45PM +0100
References: <Pine.LNX.3.96.990126023705.24687A-100000@yme.mo.himolde.no> <199901261825.TAA12190@elverum.cs.tu-berlin.de>
Sender: flo@mini.gt.owl.de
On Tue, Jan 26, 1999 at 07:25:45PM +0100, Matthias Heidbrink wrote:
> Hi,  
> 
> Erik Inge Bolso:
> > I have an ancient MIPS machine standing around collecting dust here at
> > school. It's called a VAXserver 3100, is probably even slower than the
> > 386-25 that seem to have a current low-speed record here, and noone can
> > figure out a use for it.
> 
> As far as I know, a VAXsomething has got a VAX CPU, not a MIPS CPU like the 
> DECstations. A totally different architecture. 

Jup - And when i saw the Linux/VAX porting effort i tried to get some
books on Vax Assembly and/or Architecture - You cant get any books anymore.

Flo
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