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Tue Apr 6 14:21:38 NZST 2004

DrWho? wrote:

> I had several early kernels from the 1.x range that ran on an XT.
> I also had an early 2.x kernel that would run on a 286. I was running 
> a full NAT gateway with SMTP, NNTP and various other mail type 
> services on such a system back when Linux was still an "educational 
> development" OS.

Linux kernels?

The Linux kernel (right back to 0.1) is totally incapable of running on 
anything less than a 386. Perhaps you're thinking of Minix?

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