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Re: BogoMIPS working on DS5000/200 !

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Subject: Re: BogoMIPS working on DS5000/200 !
From: paul@suede.sw.oz.au (Paul Antoine)
Date: Mon, 9 Dec 1996 09:17:03 +1100 (EST)
In-reply-to: <199612050208.DAA01385@informatik.uni-koblenz.de> from "Systemkennung Linux" at Dec 5, 96 03:08:50 am
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> > Btw., I forgot to mention that I indeed used pmax_printf in printk, so I 
> > got 
> > the BogoMIPS etc. printed. I changed printk to:
> 
> > Bad hack, but actually works :-)
> 
> More elegant solution:  Use register_console() (kernel/printk.c) to
> register pmax_printf() as the printing function on startup.  The console
> initialization will then register another console.  You can do that
> cleanly in arch/mips/dec/setup.c:decstation_setup().

I tried this, and it didn't work!  I'm getting around this by writing
the real console code (tm) for the DECstation based heavily on the
SPARC code.


Paul
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