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Re: [SLUG] Linux on Indy ?
- To: Chris MacKenzie <cmackenz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Linux on Indy ?
- From: Crossfire <xfire@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Dec 23 13:43:06 2002
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- User-agent: Mutt/1.3.28i
Chris MacKenzie was once rumoured to have said:
> 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 ?
Last time I looked at it was about 20 months ago. It was flaky as
hell back then on my R4600 (I use an R5000 these days). Most of the
linux MIPS boys were more concerned with the MIPS64 port than the
If you have a valid Irix 6.5 license I can help you rebuild your indy
with Irix 6.5 - contact me off list.
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