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Re: Problem in booting with the sarge netinst.iso

On Wed, Apr 21, 2004 at 07:22:25PM -0600, Grant Grundler wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 21, 2004 at 10:51:15PM +0200, Stefano Melchior wrote:
> > > That the HP9000/710 is not supported?
> > why?
> I didn't know if 710 ever worked. I was just guessing.
> I checked "Supported HW" page and 710 wasn't listed:
> 	http://www.parisc-linux.org/hardware/supported.html
> Should I add 710 to that page?
Yes, I also checked the following detailed table

and I read:
710	| 50MHz |	V(verified) |	32(bit) |	Once again, Jan Heumann told us that he succeded to
install 0.9.3 on this box!
Like for 710, try not to use tasksel step to install your packages.
Markus Grabert pointed us at this mail about successful X setup on this

and I add that I (Stefano Melchior) work with X since 0.9.3!
I add a section in the Boot HPPA Howto (I don't remember the name) where
I explained some step I did to set X up to work some years ago.
I translated as well in italian, but (it was my fault) I haven't keep
updated! ((:-((
It is time to dig in the past and get the howto add alive ;-P
I remember that I sent to you a link or the document itself
> >  in woody it was supported, I could install either the 0.9.3 porting
> > and 3.0 (woody). I can't understand why it should not be supported
> > anymore, since it has still been able to serve me for a plenty of task.
> > It sounds strange! (:-((
> Not really. Just sounds like something 710 needs is broken.
> Someone else will have to track that down - no room on my TODO list.
However I tried to boot the April 20 image, but the system displayer the
previously reported error (Guessing which kernel to boot, 32 or
Still something to fix
> > > That would be great. They can use help right now.
> > In the limit of my capability I shall try to help the debian guys.
> *nod*. thanks!
let's keep in touch



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