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Re: Status of Debian on the PowerMacs?

At 14:20 -0700 1998-08-20, Rob Browning wrote:
>I've got a friend who's finally going to get around to trying out
>Linux, and the machine he's got available is a 7500 with RedHat
>installed.  I'd like for him to get started with Debian, and I'm
>willing to go to some trouble to get the machine converted over.
>I wanted to check with the relevant people, though, to see how much
>trouble this was likely to be, and where I need to start.  What pieces
>do we still lack?

Right now we have a lot of powerpc packages built, but no install disks,
there is a base tarball that can be used to install a system though.
Joel Klecker (aka Espy)
<URL:mailto:jk@espy.org>        <URL:http://web.espy.org/>
   Debian GNU/Linux user/developer on i386 and powerpc.
<URL:mailto:espy@debian.org>  <URL:http://www.debian.org/>

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