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Re: SNI-RM400

To: Chris Wedgwood <chris@cybernet.co.nz>
Subject: Re: SNI-RM400
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Fri, 17 Apr 1998 11:19:15 +0200
Cc: linux-mips@fnet.fr
In-reply-to: <19980417191617.A13769@caffeine.ix.net.nz>; from Chris Wedgwood on Fri, Apr 17, 1998 at 07:16:17PM +1200
References: <Pine.LNX.3.95.980415134124.25095D-100000@linux2.netlight.de> <19980417191617.A13769@caffeine.ix.net.nz>
On Fri, Apr 17, 1998 at 07:16:17PM +1200, Chris Wedgwood wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 17, 1998 at 08:58:55AM +0200, Roland Baer wrote:
> > we have a Siemens Nixdorf RM400-225 with a single R4600 CPU.
> > Could somebody personally support me to boot Linux on this
> > machine. 
> 
> Is support for the 4600 complete? I though these had some alien TLB or
> something?

R4600 was the first CPU to ever run Linux/MIPS and half of todays CPU's
were derived from it like the R5000 etc.

You're thinking of the R6000 / R6000A.  Really unusual stuff.  TLB is
part of the last couple of cachelines of the external cache.

  Ralf

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