Subject: Re: NetBSD 1.6/Sparc as desktop for BSD newbie?
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: rivo nurges <>
List: port-sparc64
Date: 02/05/2003 17:12:50
On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 06:01:55PM +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Wed, 5 Feb 2003, leam wrote:
> > Well, I'm happily enthused about NetBSD as a server. However, I'm
> > wondering about converting my U1 desktop at work to it. As an SA for
> > solaris machines, is NetBSD 1.6/Sparc suitable for a desktop work
> > environment with X, and all the basics?
> Assuming that X works on the machine (I don't know which gfx board you
> have, and which gfx boards NetBSD/sparc64 supports), I'd definitely say
> that's a nice workstation!
As far i know NetBSD doesn't support X on sparc64. You can try OpenBSD.