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Re: linux/mips on cd?

To: Keith M Wesolowski <wesolows@chem.unr.edu>
Subject: Re: linux/mips on cd?
From: Paul Jakma <paul@clubi.ie>
Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2000 21:30:35 +0100 (IST)
Cc: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>, Linux MIPS <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <20000619132251.D22137@chem.unr.edu>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Mon, 19 Jun 2000, Keith M Wesolowski wrote:

> SGI is bigendian. It does boot and there is a userland. I personally
> have even seen X working.
> 

that's using Xsgi isn't it?

> I was able to boot those. Hmmm. You can also try the indy kernel at
> ftp://ftp.foobazco.org/pub/people/wesolows/mips-linux/kernels/ which
> should definitely work and support the graphics console, if you have
> XL graphics. If you have XZ you are in trouble at the moment.

I'll give that a whirl this eve hopefully. I have {Newport,XL} 24bit
graphics.

regards,
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