Helle night shift :-)
On Sat, Nov 14, 1998 at 10:48:13PM +0000, Dominic Sweetman wrote:
> > Nevada is the nickname for the Rm5230 / Rm5260 / Rm 5270 processors
> > developed by IDT. The Qube is based on the 5230.
> Not IDT, QED! (Their first product under their own name, so they'd be
> upset). Cobalt started their development with one of our P-4032
> boards - I don't know whether they used any of the same devices, but I
> think Ralf got Linux going on one of our babies.
Sorry, QED. Thought the Rm7000 was the first thing QED produced on their
The Qube design actually changed quite a bit in progress. The Qube
initially had a 21042, then 21142 chip but I think they reverted to the
10mbit for the production version. I'm not shure if it's still a chip
of the Tulip family. Also there was a NCR53C810 on at least preproduction
versions. The chipset used is a different one from Galileo. It's the In
any case Linux on the P-4032 was the first step to get this thing running.
I should mention that Cobalt did their P-4032 port independent from my