Info on DECStation 5000/240

Info on DECStation 5000/240

Post by Ian Wilkinso » Thu, 13 Jan 2000 04:00:00



Does anyone know what this is?

Does anyone have anyidea where I can find info about it?

I've looked, but can't see anything usefull.

Can I run Linux on it??

Thanks for any help

Ian Wilkinson
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Info on DECStation 5000/240

Post by Michael Enge » Thu, 13 Jan 2000 04:00:00


Hi,

: Does anyone know what this is?

A MIPS R3400-based Unix workstation (_not_ an Alpha).

: Does anyone have anyidea where I can find info about it?

: I've looked, but can't see anything usefull.

: Can I run Linux on it??

http://decstation.unix-ag.org

regards,
        Michael
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Info on DECStation 5000/240

Post by Jay Mayna » Thu, 13 Jan 2000 04:00:00


On Wed, 12 Jan 2000 04:42:13 -0000, Ian Wilkinson


>Does anyone know what this is?

It's an older DEC Unix workstation. I'm using one as an IRC server on a
low-volume network.

Quote:>Can I run Linux on it??

No, but you can run NetBSD, another open source OS. Check out
http://www.netbsd.org for info. You're interested in the pmax port.
 
 
 

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All,

Is there a port of Linux to the above platform? Or one in the pipeline?
Any help woul be greatly appreciated.

Regards,

James Bourne

---------------------------------------------
James Bourne
TAPS Development
Telstra Multimedia Pty. Ltd.
Phone: 02 9903 3435

       (pls. replace dot with . to email me)

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