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Old 05-23-2002, 04:01 PM   #1
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what's alpha installation

Whats alpha installation
Old 05-23-2002, 04:04 PM   #2
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If I understand your question correctly, it's installing linux for an Alpha processor instead of Intel x86 processor.

Hope this helps,
Old 05-24-2002, 04:46 AM   #3
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As Muddy says,

Basically, as far as your concerned an Alpha processor is for computers that you, yourself, dont use.


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