Re: So nobody wants to see Debian/MIPS ?!?!?
On 25 Jan 1997, Mark Eichin wrote:
> > Why, only because RH already has a SPARC and ALPHA port do they need to
> > have the MIPS port first too ?
Well, you were the one complaining about the fact that we have to use RH
to bootstrap a Debian system......
> I didn't know this was race :-) And I was simply trying to explain the
> likely cause of the lack of response. You seem to be assuming that
> there's going to be anything that *anyone* here can do that's would
> help with a MIPS effort, though... what might that be?
Introducing the folks on the linu-mips list to the new packaging
utilities, helping Ralf to find out why dpkg does not work properly,
sending him an email that you would prefer to see Debian/MIPS.....
> (other than
> finish converting stuff to the new source format... emacs will be done
> real soon, honest! :-) I'm certainly *willing* to help, just not
> capable. [though if someone has cheap MIPS hardware available, let me
Ask Ralf or a broader group on firstname.lastname@example.org, you actually might
be able to get some pointers.
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