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Re: Good Debian-based distro

On Tue, Aug 12, 2003 at 03:51:36PM -0500, Kent West wrote:
> Andrew Malcolmson wrote:
> >Sure portability sounds nice, but what is a "hppa", anyway?  How many 
> >users still run sparcs?  Why should I as a user have to
> I put Debian on a SunBlade 150 last year. This week I plan to attempt to 
> put it on four SunBlade 2000s for a university computer lab. I've also 
> got it on my Macintosh G4. And I'm very glad Debian is ported to these 
> archs, and that Debian on these archs works pretty much like it does on 
> i386.

Go Kent! I tried to boot a disk I created from the sparc-floppies on a
computer which a fellow student had severely crashed and for which the
tech people didn't have time to reinstall. Didn't work out, :-( It was
an Ultra 5. What installer/branch did you use?


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