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Re: Linux/Indy HOWTO

To: Brandon Barker <bebarker@meginc.com>
Subject: Re: Linux/Indy HOWTO
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2001 23:27:13 -0800
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
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On Tue, Feb 06, 2001 at 07:54:05PM -0500, Brandon Barker wrote:

> Will there be a SGI/Linux Install HOWTO especially pertaining to the Indy.  I 
> have an Indy, but I do not own IRIX, and I can't find any instructions in the 
> current howto because it is not meant to be an install HOWTO.  I have also 
> heard rumors that SGI eventually plans to drop MIPS/IRIX all togethor and 
> that they never plan on offering Linux as a viable OS to it's MIPS systems.  

IRIX will exist as long as SGI supports their MIPS systems, that is for
many years to come.  Linux as OS is only planned for the yet to be released
IA64 systems.  That's all stuff for their public press releases and not
for this list ...

  Ralf

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