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Re: NETRA Sparc T4-1 to test with

On 08/08/2018 04:44 PM, Dennis Clarke wrote:
> Well yes .. however it is sitting inside a rack in a remote datacenter
> and that makes life a real drag.  Sort of why I like network based
> install processes.
> Regardless, looking at /boot/silo.conf in the netinst I don't see any
> support for sun4v platforms and so this may be just a waste of effort.

Umm, what?

root@osaka:~# uname -a
Linux osaka 4.17.0-1-sparc64-smp #1 SMP Debian 4.17.8-1 (2018-07-20) sparc64 GNU/Linux
root@osaka:~# cat /proc/cpuinfo |grep sun
type            : sun4v
MMU Type        : Hypervisor (sun4v)

What makes you think Debian doesn't run on a T4 when we've been running
it on a T5 in the past and folk at Oracle even running on an M8?!?!


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