> The idea is Magnum 4000 and Olivetti belong to mips_machgroup =
> in my fixed scheme, but mips_machtype is different for Magnum and Oily (as
> for kernel 1.3.96 they are the same). So we could just test for mips_machgroup
> = MACH_GROUP_JAZZ for features supported/working the same way for both machine
> (and note that Acer Pica 61 is also in group JAZZ) and then for things like
> the serial driver just make a futher test for mips_machtype= OILY or MAGNUM.
It's interesting that my request for hierarchical machine definitions
should prove so useful to others so quickly... or is this 'hack' simply a
sad statement about Olivetti in general? :-)
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