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    SubjectRe: Free Linux Driver Development!

    On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 10:13:12PM +0100, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:
    > On Tue, 2007-01-30 21:23:34 +0100, Diego Calleja <> wrote:
    > > El Tue, 30 Jan 2007 20:31:01 +0100 (MET), Jan Engelhardt <> escribió:
    > > > Don't they claim 50+? Already browsing
    > > > gives more than 2
    > > > screenfuls [à 25].
    > >
    > > Sure, Linux doesn't support vax and the like, but it does support lots of
    > > architectures that matter. In there's a
    > Well, there *is* a 2.6.x based VAX port, though it needs some updates
    > to incorporate the last few months of upstream development. But NetBSD
    > still does better hardware support.

    a few years ago, I installed NetBSD 1.6 on my VLC4000. It hanged every now
    and then (several times a month). I finally tried OpenBSD 3.1 and it never
    hanged nor crashed since. It's been running 3.7 fine from its release till
    now. I don't know if NetBSD's VAX support has stabilized now, but I thought
    it might be of interest to you to be aware that at least another OS runs
    fine on this hardware.

    Best regards,

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