Re: Cobalt Qube
Gerhard Poul <email@example.com> writes:
> Is there someone who uses a Cobalt Qube out there???
> I asked on #debian and they told me that there was a message on debian-devel
> about it. But I'm not able to find it in the Mailing list archives.
> Please let me tell why I'm interested in these Cobalt Qubes...
> I really like the hardware they have. But I really dislike these
> Web-Interfaces and all these special things.
> That's why I'm looking for a way to install debian on it. With ssh and all
> these things...
I've heard nice things about their hardware. The Cobalt RaQ looks
sort of interesting. Plus Dave Miller works there. :-)
There has been some interest in a MIPS port, and there is a mailing
list - see:
>From what I understand, the Cobalt hardware comes with a Red Hat based
distribution. I think that it is different from the MIPS you'd find
on an SGI machine, as it is little endian. (Correct me if I'm wrong)
There are some "contrib" RPMs at:
So, I don't believe it's a totally closed system.