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Re: CVS Update@oss.sgi.com: linux

To: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Subject: Re: CVS Update@oss.sgi.com: linux
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>
Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2001 11:18:58 +0100 (MET)
Cc: Linux/MIPS Development <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <20011122095610.D23305@lug-owl.de>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Thu, 22 Nov 2001, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:
> On Thu, 2001-11-22 10:25:11 +1100, Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
> wrote in message <20011122102511.B24183@dea.linux-mips.net>:
> > On Sun, Nov 18, 2001 at 11:10:52AM +0100, Kevin D. Kissell wrote:
> > 
> > > > Did I miss something?
> > > 
> > > Like the possibility that there are more MIPS-based
> > > Laserjets than MIPS-based workstations in the world?
> > > 
> > > Interesting platform, though.  Consider the possibilities
> > > of a hardcopy-only X display...  ;-)
> > 
> > Don't forget the possibilities of recycling your laserjet with network card
> > and serial interface as a dialup router and firewall with a manipulation-
> > proof logging device ;-)
> 
> Well, here is a LP LJ 4+ (7 jears old...) flyin' around, and it
> doesn't seem to contain a MIPS CPU. Only a i960 and a custom HP
> processor is inside...

uClinux runs on various i960 incarnations.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                                                Geert

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