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Re: Future of the s390 port

Stephen Powell wrote:
> I shall be happy to do all of the above.  I do have access to a real
> mainframe.  It's a z/890 (2086).  It's not one of the newest machines.
> It's not a z9 or z10.  But it is 64-bit.  And I do have a spare LPAR I
> can test with.  And yes, I do know how to IPL Linux in an LPAR from CD.
> I don't know how to create an ISO image that the mainframe considers
> bootable; but if you point me to an ISO image I can burn a copy onto CD
> and IPL the thing and let you know if it came up OK.

That would be great. Please see [1] for details. If you need additional 
info, just ask.


[1] http://lists.debian.org/debian-s390/2009/09/msg00027.html

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