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Re: Help with MOP network boot install on DECstation 5000/240

To: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Subject: Re: Help with MOP network boot install on DECstation 5000/240
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@linux-mips.org>
Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2004 17:13:59 +0200 (CEST)
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On Fri, 16 Jul 2004, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:

> > Does mopd work with a.out files? I read somewhere it doesn't. Is this the
> 
> Depends on your mopd:) There are several mopds around...

 I don't think any version supports MIPS ECOFF.  COFF and ECOFF are nasty
formats defined differently for different processors, so generic support,
similar to one for ELF, is impossible.  Just don't use ECOFF unless you
absolutely have to.

  Maciej

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