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Linux/MIPS is a port of Linux to the MIPS architecture. It is available under the terms of the GNU General Public License.

Linux/MIPS Support
Systems – SOCs – Processors – Firmware – Distributions – Toolchains  – Emulators

Porting – Building a Kernel – Modules – Kernel Command Line Arguments

Net Resources
Mailing Lists  – IRC  – GIT

Getting the kernel


2008-12-30 On 2008-12-26 Thiemo Seufer "ths" lost his life in a traffic accident through no fault of his own. The funeral service for Thiemo will take place on Monday January 5th 2009 13:30 at Dominikanerkirche, Bad Wimpfen, Germany. If you want to express your condolences please send mail to It will be passed on to Thiemo's family. For further info contact Ralf Baechle <>.
2008-06-03 Starting tomorrow the linux-next tree will carry MIPS patches intended to be merged into the next kernel release which at this time would be 2.6.27.
2008-04-18 Due to DNS breakage at the ISP a significant number of users have been dropped from the mailing list. The issue has been reported to the ISP and is expected to be resolved quickly.
2008-03-04 By the end of March the server will move to a new site resulting in several days of downtime. User of the git trees are reminded of the mirror of Email to will be delayed until the machine is running again but should not be lost.
2007-03-02 Linux Weekly News article shows MIPS is one of the most active Linux architectures
2006-06-30 In about one week will migrate to new hardware resulting in some downtime.
2006-01-10 Due to moving to a new site will be offline starting 2006-01-12.
2005-09-29 The Linux/MIPS kernel repository has been converted to Git
2005-07-04 Qemu 0.7.1 now has initial MIPS support.

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