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Re: [PLUG] Free computer.
On 10 May, 2005, at 22:08, Dan Crosta wrote:
I have an old Dec Alpha 600 Mhz computer that I'm preparing to
(2 x 4 Gb Scsi drives)
Anyone want it?
It's ancient relative to today's stuff, but I remember when...
I'm moving. Let me know.
Do you have any OS disks for it? I'll take it if it'll be easy to
get something other than, say, NetBSD (which I already have several
boxen for) on it.
FreeBSD runs much better on the Alphas than NetBSD. FreeBSD Alpha is
still under active development, don't know about NetBSD.
I already have a pair of XP100s (one is an EV6/7) to go with my other
William H. Magill
# Beige G3 [Rev A motherboard - 300 MHz 768 Meg] OS X 10.2.8
# Flat-panel iMac (2.1) [800MHz - Super Drive - 768 Meg] OS X 10.3.8
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