Subject: Re: NetBSD for HP9000/800 anyone?
To: Nigel Reed <>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/24/2001 00:16:41
On April 23, Nigel Reed wrote:
> I've just found myself in possession some sort of HP9000/800 series
> system with HP-UX 9.0 on it.
> I'd be willing to hook this thing up if someone would be interested
> in developing a port for it. 
> Personally, I wouldn't have a clue what to do but would be happy to
> try stuff out.
> Anyway, if anyone is seriously interested in porting to this architecture
> then please let me know or if you know anyone who might be up for it, send
> them my way.

  Those buggers have AMAZING floating point power.  It'd be great to
see a standard OS like NetBSD running on them.

         -Dave McGuire