[buug] Linux on an Ultra/5?

johnd john at jjdev.com
Thu Mar 28 08:01:45 PST 2002


On Wed, Mar 27, 2002 at 08:42:31AM -0800, Raitis Grinbergs wrote:
> Hello, one and all!  I am a friend of Brian Sobolak, and he referred me here
> for some advice.
> 
> I recently acquired a Sun Ultra/5.  I am interested in trying out Linux,
> both as a workstation and eventually as a web server, and thought that this
> would be a good opportunity to start the process.  I notice that many of the
> Linux flavors have UltraLinux distributions (albeit many of them a release
> or two behind the non-Ultra version).  Is there any information that you can
> give me on the pros and cons of the various distributions on the Ultra?

distro:  splack

pro: like slackware


http://sourceforge.net/projects/splack
http://www.netunix.co.uk/splack.html





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