Subject: Re: Alphaserver 1200
To: David Hopper <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 11/19/1999 15:11:40
On Fri, 19 Nov 1999 13:14:21 -0800 
 David Hopper <> wrote:

 > I've got one of these, an Alphaserver 1200 5/533.  The linux-alpha FAQ
 > calls this the 'tincup' variation of the rawhide line.  It should be
 > device-equivalent to a 4x00 (or so I thought)...
 > Installation of 1.4.1 fails on this architecture, resetting after
 > loading the keyboard/mouse port devices.  Is there any hope for this
 > beast?

NetBSD-current runs on them, and I believe Matt Jacob is trying to
get the necessary changes (a few simple things, really) pulled into
the 1.4.2 branch.

I know a couple NetBSD/alpha developers have them (now :-), so they can
probably help you with a floppy image, etc.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>