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Re: FS question, FAQ question

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Subject: Re: FS question, FAQ question
From: Systemkennung Linux <linux@mailhost.uni-koblenz.de>
Date: Sat, 30 Dec 1995 14:52:14 +0100 (MET)
In-reply-to: <199512282337.QAA10822@rover.village.org> from "Warner Losh" at Dec 28, 95 04:37:56 pm
Hi,

> Do I need to use NFS, or are the other file systems working?  If so,
> can I just make a ext2fs disk (say 1G worth) on a Linux Intel box and
> then use that disk to load the root file system, etc on the Linux/MIPS
> box?  Or are the SCSI drivers not ready yet (I have a bog-standard
> BusTek ISA controller in my box, as you may recall).

It might work ...   or not ...  I didn't yet test other ISA cards.
There were some changes in some SCSI stuff for other ports.  I think
we'll at least need to add some cacheflushing to the drivers with DMA.

   Ralf

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