Debian on MIPS based Cobalt machines

Debian no longer supports MIPS-based Cobalt machines. This information is obsolete.
Cobalt Qube and two RaQs

The following pages describe how to install Debian on MIPS based Cobalt machines, such as the RaQ, Qube2, RaQ2, and Gateway Microserver. Please note that Cobalt machines are no longer supported in Debian 8 (jessie). This page describes how to install Debian 7 (wheezy) on a Cobalt machine.


  • An installation guide for Debian on MIPS based Cobalt machines.
  • An image gallery showing pictures of various Cobalt machines.
  • A list of FAQs (including troubleshooting information).


If you need any help getting Debian running on your Cobalt after reading this installation guide and using Google, you can contact the Debian MIPS mailing list.