Subject: Re: plip
To: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ian P.Thomas <email@example.com>
Date: 01/27/2002 15:34:24
On Sunday, January 27, 2002, at 02:48 PM, Martin Husemann wrote:
>> I assume this would be in the plip(4) man page, but it only seems to
>> exist for pc532?
> There is a patch for i386 I created some years ago, but I assume it
> apply to 1.5.X or -current cleanly.
> What version do you need it for? I can make it apply cleanly, but not
> it in any way ;-)
I'm using 1.5.2 right now and would like this patch. I have the
PLIP cable and an old 486 laptop with 4mb of RAM and no PCMCIA slots,
that I could use to interface with my NetBSD box allowing me to move the
monitor it is using to another system. I have Tiny Linux on the laptop,
but I want to get a custom, extremely paired down version of NetBSD on
it. If I could do the install over PLIP instead of using countless
floppies(no CDROM drive) that would be great.
Ian P. Thomas
Of course it runs NetBSD
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