[CentOS] Sparc?

Peter A loony at loonybin.org
Tue Dec 29 22:29:07 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 29 December 2009 17:13:52 Slack-Moehrle wrote:
> My 12 year old wants to learn more about servers and has memorized a lot of
>  commands like ls, chmod, du, etc. He wants to have his own domain and
>  server on the web and I have enough Static IP's, so why not foster this
>  interest.
> I have an old ultra sparc 5. Are there any CentOS versions that support
>  Sparc?
> Or recommendations? I know OpenBSD does, but I am more versed in Solaris
>  and versions like Slackware or CentOS or Ubuntu.
> He also says that ZFS rules all and is pissed Apple did not adopt it. Kids
>  will be kids!

I'm sorry if I missed something - but why not just run Solaris 10 then? It 
works on an Ultra 5 if you don't need zfs root or have 512MB. 


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