Re: current status of alpha in squeeze
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- Subject: Re: current status of alpha in squeeze
- From: Matt Turner <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2011 20:04:37 +0000
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On Mon, Mar 28, 2011 at 7:28 PM, A.B. <email@example.com> wrote:
> I did not find any distribution which could run on my alphas.
I don't think you looked very hard. I wrote this page in Nov 2008 and
it's barely changed since:
> Are my computers interesting and/or practical for your purposes or are the
> realy out-dated?
They're pretty outdated, especially things older than EV6. For, say,
an 800 MHz UP1500, it's a usable, if a bit slow, system.