Re: FW: Debain Mips (base.2_2.2.tgz) What kernels are best ?
On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 10:45:34AM +1100, Salisbury, Roger G wrote:
> As per Staf's suggestion to post to firstname.lastname@example.org
> I found only ONE debian base system on the NET.
> Does any one know of any more current ones.
> I am new to debian & mips but so far find it extremely good.
> I have installed it on an indigo2 by unconventional means but seems to be
> booting fine.
> I just added mtab, fstab, uncommented ttyS0 line in inittab, & renamed
> & mkswap /dev/sda2.
> The latest kernel posted on debian ftp sites ...
> Linux version 2.4.16 (root@nocontrol) (gcc version 2.95.4 20011006 (Debian
> prerelease)) #1 Sun Dec 16 16:38:44 CET 2001
> ... seems to work on very basic commands (so far) :)/
> Does any one know of any more current base root systems ?
No need to. Just figure out how to update your system (apt/dselect). If
you really want to reinstall try the latest tftpboot.img from