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Re: CPU Nevada

To: "Kevin D. Kissell" <kevink@mips.com>
Subject: Re: CPU Nevada
From: Pete Popov <ppopov@mvista.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2001 16:48:06 -0800
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Organization: Monta Vista Software
References: <3A5CDC3A.FE21F363@mvista.com> <012301c07b67$19b95c40$0deca8c0@Ulysses>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
"Kevin D. Kissell" wrote:
> 
> C'mon Pete, it's obviously a typo!   It predates my involvement
> with the code - hell, I never even knew that "Nevada" was the
> QED code name for the R5200 family before I started hacking
> on the MIPS Linux kernel, even though I had an R5230 system
> in my lab.  The "6" is probably shifted left one position from
> "R5260", which was, I believe, the first chip of the Nevada
> family to ship.

That's what I figured, but hey, it doesn't hurt to make sure.  I'm
working with a 5231 and wanted to make sure I don't need to add another
cpu type.

Pete

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Pete Popov" <ppopov@mvista.com>
> To: <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, January 10, 2001 11:03 PM
> Subject: CPU Nevada
> 
> >
> > I can't find any information on a CPU Nevada, which supposedly is a 56x0
> > type. Is "R56x0 CONFIG_CPU_NEVADA" really meant to be "R52x0
> > CONFIG_CPU_NEVADA"?  The product id code of 0x2800 matches the QED 52xx
> > processors (at least the 5231) -- I can't find anything on a 56x0 CPU.
> >
> > Pete

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