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Re: New DECStation kernel binary to try...

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Subject: Re: New DECStation kernel binary to try...
From: "Harald Koerfgen" <hkoerfg1@ford.com>
Date: Mon, 12 May 1997 10:22:10 +0100
Comments: Authenticated sender is <hkoerfg1@dttws020.merkenich.ford.com>
In-reply-to: <199705120145.BAA28956@suede.sw.oz.au>
Organization: Ford Motor Company
Priority: normal
Reply-to: hkoerfg1@ford.com
Hi all,

Paul wrote:

> I have uploaded another test kernel binary for DECStation people to
> try:
> 
>   ftp://ftp.fnet.fr/linux-mips/ftp.softway.com.au/dec_vmlinux.2.1.14
>   .test3.gz

[snip]

> Please try it and report your findings on the mailing list.
> 
> Regards,
> Paul

This is what I got on a 5000/133:

Found a REX compatible boot PROM!


Linux/MIPS DECStation Boot
Copyright (C) Paul M. Antoine 1995, 1996, 1997 and others, 1994, 1995,
1996, 1997

Linux version 2.1.14 (paul@slither) (gcc version 2.6.3) #277 Sun May
11 23:06:45 EST 1997

Found memory size: 32768kB
I-Cache size: 64kB
D-Cache size: 128kB
System has firmware type: TCF0
This DECStation is a: DS5000/1x0
Eeeek! Don't know how to set one of these up!
?HLT: 0X0000000a#-1610600568
^C
>>

If you need a hand at setting 5000/1xxs up, just give me the source 
:-).

Regards,
Harald

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