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Re: Getting X on Linux/SGI

To: todds@ontko.com (Todd Shrider)
Subject: Re: Getting X on Linux/SGI
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@Julia.DE>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 1997 16:07:36 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.3.95q.970620082252.15269C-100000@shire.ontko.com> from "Todd Shrider" at Jun 20, 97 08:42:47 am
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Hi,

> that can hook up to the network, via cable or phone or whatever, browse
> the web, ineract with the tv video feeds, receive and send mail (even if
> only operating as a pop-client), browse news feeds, maybe even run
> someting like Point-Cast as your "TV Screen Saver". 
> 
> When I think of systems, runnig chips like the 4300i, that can do things
> like this, I think a pared down Linux is a very justified choice to run
> them with. I'd rather it than Windows CE! If your still thinking of Linux

The Algorithmics P4032 which I recently mentioned I'm also running Linux
on has a R4300i.  The patches are too dirty and still based on 2.1.14,
so they're not in the CVS tree ...

I'd love to see one of the MIPS based palmtop class machines to run Linux ...

  Ralf

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