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Re: SGI O2 Port

To: Keith M Wesolowski <wesolows@foobazco.org>
Subject: Re: SGI O2 Port
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Mon, 14 May 2001 17:54:55 -0300
Cc: Rafal Boni <rafal.boni@eDial.com>, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20010514081039.B18935@foobazco.org>; from wesolows@foobazco.org on Mon, May 14, 2001 at 08:10:39AM -0700
References: <20010512185211.C3092@foobazco.org> <200105141204.IAA19260@ninigret.metatel.office> <20010514081039.B18935@foobazco.org>
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On Mon, May 14, 2001 at 08:10:39AM -0700, Keith M Wesolowski wrote:

> > What CPU's are supported currently?  Just the R5000, or are the R10k/R12k
> > supported as well?  (I realize that the latter two are harder to support,
> > but thought I'd ask nevertheless).
> 
> I have never built it for anything but r5k.  It's very likely that
> 52x0 will also run fine.  In theory r10k/r12k should work.  In
> practice, however, I suspect that differences in the crime controllers
> will make it impossible to boot; I can probably fix that.  As we run
> uncached only at this time anyway, the spec writes thing should not be
> an issue.

Only an issue for R10k; R12k and beyond are sane in that respect.

  Ralf

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