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Re: [LT] Hardware at Debian Booth

On Sat, 01 Jun 2002, Martin Schulze wrote:

> > > Sounds quite empty.  I have a old SUN Netra (Ultra 1) with ~224MB RAM
> > > and a graphics adapter (maybe I'll find a cable for this, too) at the
> > > office.  Does it make sense to try to install Woody on it (never did
> > > this before on a sparc) and bring it with me?  I cannot promise this
> > > machine, but if it is useful, I can try it.
> > 
> > As the booth is 7 meters wide I think we can put one more computer
> > into it, but then it is IMHO enough. Can you please try to install
> > woody on it? *daumendrück* :)
> *crossfingers*

It's running.  I installed from a potato CD (I read on several mailing
lists, that woody CDs for sparc aren't fully running) and upgraded to woody
just after the reboot.

The graphics (CG6) only has 8bit color depth and is quite slow, but it is



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