Advanced Operating Systems
SOS Frequently asked questions
Question:I would like to be able to work from home, is there any way?
Answer: Yes, it is possible, there are two main ways you can achieve this:
Question: When I try to boot, I get the following message:
Answer: This message is misleading. It may also mean that you have not set the global read/execute permissions on the file. For example:
Question: Where can I get cross compilers for MIPS64?
Answer: There are .debs, RPMs and binary tarballs available here. These are only visible from the CSE network. While we don't strictly support them, we are willing try and assist you setup your own environment.
If you'd like to compile your own cross-compiler there are some instructions in the disy home directory, available at /home/disy/crossdev/README.build-gcc3.2.2. Make sure you get the patch (available in the same directory), and take note of the last line in the README file.
Last modified: 17 Aug 2004.