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> I'd love to get that working myself. I have a Ross SparcPlug, running Debian
> right now. My priority is to get what you have already put together to work
> on my machine :). That being said, there isn't much reason Gentoo couldn't work
> on the Sparc, and I'd be glad to help with it. The sticking point is that as of now
> (afaik) there is no GRUB for sparc. We'd have to use SILO. Not a big deal.
Fine, we only need a dep package for portage and spython first, maybe spython should place
the libs to
a special subdir so id not intereferes with deb's python. I have no experienve with
dep-packages, can you
try to to this?
> Yeah, everyone has an idea, but y'all are doing the work :) I do have a thought
> though. I got Debian Hurd running a couple of weeks ago, and it has come a long
> way. With the next iso bundle (Hurd-E1), I really think there could be a
> foundation for the first non-debian hurd release. Gentoo would be perfect.
> Especially if the base system only included FSF software. That's another
> thing I'd be interested in playing with.
Sounds like a big piece of work. :-)
> > >
> > > Please send me you ppc, alpha, i64, mips, sparc machines and I will do the ports. :-)
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