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Re: [SLUG] Linux on Indy ?

On Sat, Dec 21, 2002 at 05:26:49PM +1100, Chris MacKenzie wrote:
> Hi All,
> I have an Indy workstation with stuffed up software (corrupt /etc/passwd) 
> and of course the Irix installation Cd's are no where to be found :-(
> How is the linux port on sgi machines these days, last time I looked it 
> was somewhat unstable - has it improved any ?

it is definitively working, but for indy, i dunno. It is somehow still unstable
i reckon. If your only problem is a corrupted  /etc/passwd, that sound not too
difficult to fix: remove the disk, insert, mount and fix in a linux box.


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> Chris MacKenzie
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