Re: Linux on PA/RISC

Eric Youngdale (
Thu, 17 Apr 1997 22:30:17 -0400

>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!

1.2 will cover most of the machines out there. PA2.0 is a full 64
bit architecture, and I wouldn't expect it to be easy to properly port.
Those machines started shipping late last summer, so there probably aren't
too many out there.