On 2/27/02 5:05 AM, "Alexander Schofield" <pcs3 / mailhost.njit.edu> wrote:

> take a look at:
> http://homepage.mac.com/zone6400/alternate_OS.html
> 
> Chris Gehlker wrote:
>> 
>> I have an old Mac 6400 that I want to use as a server. Ruby for the old Mac
>> OS seems to be moribund so I need a new OS for the old beast. There are too
>> many to choose from. I've made a, probably non-exhaustive, list of
>> candidates. Is there some choice that really stands out?
>> 
>> NetBSD
>> SuSE
>> Debian
>> Yellow Dog (The Red Hat of PPC distros)
>> 
>> Yeah, I know I'm mixing OSes and distros.
>> --
>> When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm
>> beginning to believe it. -Clarence Darrow, lawyer and author (1857-1938)
> 
> HTH

It does help. I was being persuaded to go with NetBSD but the hassle and
expense of finding a new Video Card means I'll keep looking a while more.
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