Re: Off Topic: Sparc
yes, Debian 2.1 was released for sparc.
release notes are at:
also, check out: http://www.debian.org/ports/sparc/
There is also a debian-sparc mailing list. Archives and subscription info
are on the debian home page: http://www.debian.org
On Thu, 15 Apr 1999, Andrew D Lenharth wrote:
> For lack of a quicker source of information:
> I have a sparc server 630MP. It has no video card. I figure I can
> install via a terminal on the serial port, But my question is this: Is
> this hardware even supported? The only partial answer I can get is on
> Redhat's site which says THEY don't support a sun4 VME based arcatecture.
> Is this the same with the latest kernel? Anyone want to give me some
> Remember, never ask a geek "why";
> just nod your head and back away slowly...
> The last can coneive no otherwise of this opinion, that as a kind of
> metaphysical lunacy, and conclude that too much learning is apt to make
> men mad; and that the man who seriously entertains this belief, though in
> other respects he may be a very good man, as a man may be who beleives
> that he is made of glass; yet, surely he hath a soft place in his
> understanding, and hath been hurt by much thinking.
> -Thomas Reid
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