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Old 05-07-2005, 10:12 AM   #1
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Installation of FD3 on RS6000


can any body install Fedora 3 or any other Linux version on IBM rs6000 server model no 270

Plz .... help me out ...

Old 05-08-2005, 07:47 AM   #2
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I successfully installed several versions on several RS6000 models.
Unfortunately I found no usable free versions, all free versions failed, only the commercial Linux versions succeeded.
So, you have to buy a commercial Linux for RS6000 version. You will have to buy it from IBM, and then, ask for a version for model 270.
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I was able to install Gentoo on a B50.
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