Subject: Re: Any experince with this alpha?
To: Steve M. Acheson <>
From: Berndt Josef Wulf <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 08/27/1996 07:25:03
Steve M. Acheson wrote
> No Shared libraries yet.  Needs people to do development
> - X works, but isn't really as fast as it could be as Chris just hacked 
> support.

Is there a Xserver for PCI-VGA cards in sight? Linux and Digital Unix
offer support for these cards under X. I am using an old diskless Sun3/60 as a
XTerminal booted off the AXPpci. 

> Well, I hope that helps you decide.  The system is fast (for $800) and runs 
> well.  I've got 1.2Beta kernel up and running and it seems stable (no 
> crashes!).

I definitely can confirm that ;)

cheerio Berndt
Name	: Berndt Josef Wulf
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Sysinfo	: DEC AXPpci33+, NetBSD-1.2Beta