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Re: Hurd on my i486 won't boot

On Mon, Mar 22, 1999 at 08:47:26PM +0000, Adam Sampson wrote:
> This was originally private mail to Marcus Brinkmann, who suggested that I
> should send it on to the list. I'm not on the list and can't find
> instructions on how to join it, so (apologies in advance) replies by mail,
> please. I'd really like to try this thing out!

mail to debian-hurd-request@lists.debian.org with a subject "subscribe"
This is a low to medium volume list.

> As Marcus said, and as I expected, it should show some kernel messages.
> Instead, it freezes; no hard disk or floppy activity, the Num Lock light
> goes out, and Ctrl-Alt-Del doesn't do anything.

now that you tell me it's a 486, do you have a math co processor? If not,
you'll need one (or someone needs to fix the emulation code in GNU Mach).


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