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PA-RISC Linux version 0.9 released

Jun 01, 2001, 03:17 (3 Talkback[s])

The latest version of Linux for computers using the Hewlett Packard PA-RISC processor was released May 31. The PA-RISC Linux 0.9 release is the result of several years of work by developers in the free software community including developers from The Debian Project, Hewlett Packard, and Linuxcare.

Features include:

  • Support for large memory (up to 16GB)
  • Full development environment
  • Support for 32 and 64 bit systems
  • Latest Debian Installer
  • Over 4000 Debian packages
  • Ability to use Debian's apt tool to update to the latest package versions

The 0.9 release install CDROM images and related documentation can be found at


The PA-RISC Linux website is at http://parisc-linux.org/.

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