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Re: Is it possible to boot linux on an O2 r5k ?

To: Ilya Volynets <ilya@theIlya.com>
Subject: Re: Is it possible to boot linux on an O2 r5k ?
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2001 10:08:12 +0200
Cc: Keith M Wesolowski <wesolows@foobazco.org>, Mark Nellemann <mark@nellemann.nu>, linux-mips mail list <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <0108122213530C.07543@gateway>; from ilya@theIlya.com on Sun, Aug 12, 2001 at 10:13:53PM -0700
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On Sun, Aug 12, 2001 at 10:13:53PM -0700, Ilya Volynets wrote:

> I don't know if this discussion should be started again, but I can't
> stop myself from saing that having Linux supporting SGI MIPS
> machines as well as it does SPARC64 machines would be very pleasant
> thing to have. Everyone knows that Slowlaris is rock-solid OS, but I am
> yet to see a person that doesn't like Linux on SUN machines.

Talk to sun4c users.  The performance suck rocks and in general at time
the maintenance of the 32-bit Sparc kernel left alot of desires open.

  Ralf

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