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 From:  Robert Hoffmann <horo at vo dot lu>
 To:  Sven Brill <madde at gmx dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Monowall on Sun Ultra 10
 Date:  Tue, 29 Aug 2006 10:16:51 +0200
>>
>> Is it possible to run m0n0wall on a Sun Ultra 10 (Solaris) machine? 
>> And if so, where can I find the right docs / tutorials to do so?
>>
>>
> Yes and no. You obviously can't simply boot any of the current images, 
> as they are compiled for 386 (or maybe 486). There are developer 
> images for qemu and vmware out there, and technically, you could 
> compile it for sparc64 - it's freeBSD 4.11, iirc, which should work on 
> a sparc64. is it worth the headache? probably not, considering that 
> you can run it on an Intel box that you can get for free at a junk 
> yard, which also uses a lot less power than the ultra10 :)

You're right, but I already have an Ultra 10 in the corner doing nothing 
at the moment. So giving it a 'job' would be nice :-)  So nobody here 
has ever installed m0n0wall on a Sun?

Greetings,
Robert