[LMB] AKICOT:L Ubuntu Advice

Mark Allums mark at allums.com
Tue Aug 28 19:37:58 BST 2007


> On Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 04:07:07PM +0100, James M. BRYANT G4CLF wrote:
>> Marilyn Traber muses:-
>>
>>  >Installfest? Hm, wonder if you can install
>>  >Linux on an ancient Sperry Univac 1616?
>>
>> If some of the fanatics I have heard are to
>> be believed you can install it on an abacus.


Well, IBM has got it running on s390 mainframes.  I suppose, if you can 
get it running on a 390, you could get it running on a 360.  That's 
close to an abacus, in computer years.  Assuming you had enough core. 
Would 40k be enough?

--Mark Allums



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