To load linux on the bare machine i believe you would need to replace the
522 byte per sector disks with normal 512 ones, at least that was the way i
installed suse on a 550 for some tests...

On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 1:48 PM, Mark S Waterbury <
mark.s.waterbury@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Hi, Jerry:

Does this "spare 520" have IBM i (i5/OS) installed and running on it
already? If so, it should be possible to use Operations Navigator or
STRSST to create a second partition and then load and run Linux in that
LPAR ...

Or, are you talking about trying to load Linux on "the bare machine"?

Mark S. Waterbury

> On 3/4/2014 12:56 AM, Jerome Draper wrote:
I have a spare 520 and thought I might load Linux up on it.

Anyone done this?



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