'92 Gateway 486/66 DX2 and Linux, any luck?

'92 Gateway 486/66 DX2 and Linux, any luck?

Post by Mark » Tue, 23 Aug 1994 07:06:05

Anyone with a '92 Gateway 486/66 DX2 successful installing the Summer '94
Yggdrasil Linux? If so, I could use some help. I made it as far as being
able to do 'xinit' and then I have some interupt problems and the mouse
freezes the system. I have Microsoft serial mouse, ATI wonder card with
the Mach-32 chip. Any help would be appreciated.

Mark Kramer


1. Performance Increase: 486/DX2 66 to 486/DX4 100

I'd like to know what kind of a performance increase I can
expect by swapping my 486/DX2 66 for an AMD 486/DX4 100, and by getting a
motherboard (VLB) with 256K cache (my current board has no external

        Also, how much of an increase would I get over the above by
putting in a 486/DX5 120?  And how much more would it cost me?

2. Artec A6000C scanner

3. Caldera Open Linux on 486/dx2/66

4. Plucker doc build problem

5. which distribution will work on old 486 DX2/66

6. Nameserver woes

7. 3c509 ethernet and IBM aptiva 486 DX2 66

8. Could this work as a FREE Linux ISP solution?

9. How many users can I get on a 486 DX2 66 server?

10. Why does my 486 DX2 66 register 0.78 BogoMips (no turbo switch) ?

11. Acer Acros 486 DX2/66 - 12 MB cool, 16 MB crash - please help

12. 486 DX2-66 => DX4-100 in a laptop.

13. 486 DX2-66 Speed?