Ubuntu 7.10 on Ultrasparc T2 based system (Sun SPARC Enterprise T5220 server)
wadesmart at gmail.com
Sat Jan 31 14:40:41 UTC 2009
J K Rai wrote:
> We seek guidance/suggestion/help if it is possible for you to provide.
> We have been trying installing Ubuntu 7.10 on Ultrasparc T2 based
> system (Sun SPARC Enterprise T5220 server) since long time.
> But the installation hangs in the beginning itself. We searched on net
> for the same but could not succeed.
> Can we install and run Ubuntu 7.10 on Ultrasparc T2 based bare system
> (Sun SPARC Enterprise T5220 server) or does it require one to configure
> logical domain on machine (i.e having hypervisor on machine and install
> and run Ubuntu 7.10 as a guest OS).
> Any suggestion / guidance in this regard will be of great help to us.
> Thanking you,
> With regards,
20090131 0839 GMT-5
I might be wrong about this but, I think it was stated some time back on
this list that you have to use the Alternate Install Disk when
installing on Sun equipment.
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