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    Sparc

    can someone tell me what solaris sparc is? Could I install it on intel/amd?

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    Sparc

    can someone tell me what solaris sparc is? Could I install it on intel/amd?

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    Ummm. No. Solaris sparc is a type of Chip/OS. Sparc is a type of processor and Solaris Sparc is a version of Solaris that runs on that processor.

    http://www.sun.com/processors/
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    Ummm. No. Solaris sparc is a type of Chip/OS. Sparc is a type of processor and Solaris Sparc is a version of Solaris that runs on that processor.

    http://www.sun.com/processors/
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    is there a Solaris OS that runs on intel/amd platform?

    Thanks for the reply Msmittens!

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    is there a Solaris OS that runs on intel/amd platform?

    Thanks for the reply Msmittens!

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    I can see why you want the sparc edition...
    Download Solaris 9 Operating System, SPARC Platform Edition - FREE
    Download Solaris 9 Operating System, x86 Platform Edition - $20 US**

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    I can see why you want the sparc edition...
    Download Solaris 9 Operating System, SPARC Platform Edition - FREE
    Download Solaris 9 Operating System, x86 Platform Edition - $20 US**

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