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Old 09-15-2004, 08:47 AM   #1
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Old ibm SP1 supercomputer & linux???

I have access to an old ibm sp1 (wildhorse) supercomputer. Is there any way I can a linux distor to run on it? i know this is vague but i dont know where to begin with the questions... this is just an info gathering thread i spose.

Old 09-15-2004, 11:29 AM   #2
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I believe the old Wildhorse runs the Power2 CPU. Same as many RS/6000s. Try a RS/6000 variant and it may work.


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