Subject: Re: About
To: Miod Vallat <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: netbsd-ports
Date: 07/14/2000 18:44:31
On Sat, Jul 15, 2000 at 02:00:48AM +0000, Miod Vallat wrote:

 >   in Ports/vax.html, you mention that "NetBSD/vax is the only free OS
 > that can run on the VAX series of computers.". However, there is a Linux
 > port to the VAXStation 4000 series, as well as OpenBSD/vax snapshots, so
 > this mention has become incorrect.

At the time the page was written, this was certainly true.

In any case, it's amusing to hear the the Linux people have gotten
past the "Tetris boot loader" phase, and well, OpenBSD/vax is just
a copy of NetBSD/vax...

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>