Re: Linux on PA/RISC

Sam Williams (
Wed, 16 Apr 1997 22:10:27 -0500 (CDT)

I haven't seen the specs, however I believe it will run on any PA-Rics
architecture. Although it may be limited to v 1.2. When I discover more I
will let you know. You are right though, it is a start!

Sam Williams wb5yni
OS Software Consultant

simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistication....
Leonardo Da Vinci

On Wed, 16 Apr 1997, Jochen Friedrich wrote:

> On Wed, 16 Apr 1997, Sam Williams wrote:
> > I appreciate the clarification, however since I don't really use Apple
> > based hardware and since the afformentioned information was provided in a
> > keynote speech there may be some sketchy information. However, as
> > indicated before I will pass on more specific information and URL's as
> > they become available.
> But does this include all HP9000 machines? I read on the utah web pages
> that Mach will only run on a few 7xx machines. However, it's a good start
> and maybe we can patch Mach to also run on older PA 1.0 machines (like 825
> or 835).
> Jochen.