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Re: FAQ/

To: "H.Heinold" <heinold@physik.tu-cottbus.de>
Subject: Re: FAQ/
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Sun, 17 Dec 2000 03:34:38 +0100
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20001217022955.A10064@physik.tu-cottbus.de>; from heinold@physik.tu-cottbus.de on Sun, Dec 17, 2000 at 02:29:55AM +0100
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On Sun, Dec 17, 2000 at 02:29:55AM +0100, H.Heinold wrote:

> > Anything else still needs to be written. I've started an approach
> > of a clean debian root filesystem (ftp.lug-owl.de) you may want
> > to try. However, Debian is currently the only distribution supporting
> > those machines at all. The declinux image is heavily outdated and
> > ships a totally broken libc with it... It's no fun!
> > 
> > MfG, JB"Nur die Harten komm'n in'n Garten, alle Weichen geh'n in Teich!"G
> > PS: http://oss.sgi.com/mips/mips-howto.html
> > 
> 
> Hm I am still working on the boot floppies for debian, when I have the time.
> for mipsel they should work, but I only build them for mips.
> the problem on mips was the sgi disklabel, but that isnt used on dec. 

But SGI's don't have floppies :-)

  Ralf

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