Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: (Achim Gottinger)
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Tom
Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2001 06:48:45
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Tom by Gabriel
Gabriel wrote:

> 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. :-) achim~
> > > > > > > > Please send me you ppc, alpha, i64, mips, sparc machines and I will do the ports. :-) > > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o >