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Linux on Macs

I bought a Mac Quadra 630 last night.  It has a Motorola 68040 CPU,
which means it will have to run Linux m68k.  That is the least stable
Linux for the Mac line, which is one of the reasons I bought this
machine.  These are also some of the oldest, least expensive, Macs
available, which might make them desireable for cash-strapped schools to
pick up for a Linux experiment.  The primary use of this machine will be
for educational software for my 6-yr.-old son, but I intend to also put
Linux on it to test the various things we come up with.

I got this via an auction on eBay <http://www.ebay.com>.  It has 36 MB
RAM, a 1 GB Seagate HD, and MacOS 8.1 (no monitor).  My winning bid was
$264.99.  If you know what you want eBay can give you some amazing deals
on occasion.

Doug Loss                 It is impossible to imagine Goethe
Data Network Coordinator  or Beethoven being good at billiards
Bloomsburg University     or golf.
dloss@bloomu.edu                H. L. Mencken