[CentOS] Sparc

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Mon Jul 9 14:08:15 UTC 2007

On 7/9/07, Adam Breaux <breauxaj at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/7/07, Chris <racerx at makeworld.com> wrote:
> > By chance, has there been any progress on a 5.0 version for an Ultra
> > Sparc?
> Debian 4 supports sparc well, has done so for a long time...biggest
> problem is having to netboot the installer, since most sparc boxes
> won't get past the initial loader stages booting the kernel, it's some
> known SILO issue thats been going on for a while. Most distro's seems
> to falter after an initial release on sparc...and quickly drop the
> platform.

aurora sparc linux seems to be still actively developed.  I used it a
few years ago and it wasn't bad at all.


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