Solaris 2.4 boot question

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Old 01-10-2014
Originally Posted by vbe
Have you tried using a rodent?
I'm so green. I don't know what you mean.
I'm more or less a WYSIWYG kind a person. Smilie

I manage to create boot disks and read a lot in fora and watch a lot of tutorials on how to make stuff work.

But I will surely look into it.


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Originally Posted by fpmurphy
Openwin almost certainly will not work in emulation. However CDE was available for Solaris 2.4 and that may work.
I'will look into this one aswell, thanks!

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