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Re: FAQ/

To: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Subject: Re: FAQ/
From: Olaf Zaplinski <olaf.zaplinski@web.de>
Date: Sun, 17 Dec 2000 01:37:34 +0100
References: <3A36AFFE.51C9F2B@web.de> <20001213135723.B3060@paradigm.rfc822.org>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Where do I find it? I saw the debian-mipsel dist on ftp.rfc822.org, but as
there is no doc at all, this dist is unusuable... perhaps I am lucky with
that, I strongly dislike the Debian dist.

Olaf

Florian Lohoff wrote:
> 
> On Wed, Dec 13, 2000 at 12:08:46AM +0100, Olaf Zaplinski wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > can someone please point me to a Howto/FAQ? I'd like to put Linux on my SNI
> > RM200 machine (R4600, 64MB). Can I use the Hardhat distribution, or does it
> > run on SGIs only?
> 
> The RM200 was supported only in little endian mode with the Windows NT
> firmware - Nobody knows (chance is little) if the tree will still work.
> 
> You will need the decstation root not the hardhat tarball as that
> is strictly big endian.
> 
> Flo
> --
> Florian Lohoff                  flo@rfc822.org             +49-5201-669912
>      Why is it called "common sense" when nobody seems to have any?

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