Subject: Re: Alright, damnit, this is getting annoying.
To: Allison J Parent <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Kevin McQuiggin <email@example.com>
Date: 06/11/1997 21:18:02
At 10:15 PM 97/06/11 -0400, Allison J Parent wrote:
>If 1.1 vax is stable and runs then it's the platform to start at. Atleast
>from 1.1 you can compile... that's better than from the bootroms.
I ran 1.1A on my Microvax II with success for a long time, but it got
screwed up when I tried to update some of the tools so that I could compile
a kernel. I now have 1.2 installed but it's quite unstable. Can't compile a
kernel, no way, no how. Or it compiles but won't run. And the binaries for
1.1A are nowhere to be found so there's no way to go back. This all started
because I wanted to work on the ts11 driver for the project. Screwed up the
machine big time, now I'm outta here waiting for another stable release to
Kevin McQuiggin VE7ZD