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Re: wrt irc

To: joshua@babbage.millersv.edu
Subject: Re: wrt irc
From: <nick@snowman.net>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2001 11:55:29 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0105230943440.10519-100000@babbage.millersville.edu>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Most of the important addresses are listed in the irix headers.  With
enough hardware and knowledge you can infer how those addresses are used,
and I belive he also decompiled the o2's irix kernel.
        Nick

On Wed, 23 May 2001 joshua@babbage.millersv.edu wrote:

> The other day on irc.openprojects.net #mipslinux, someone said that the
> initial O2 port was done using the irix header files to glean enough
> hardware info to make the needed changes.  How would this process
> work?  Could someone post examples of how parts of the header files
> indicate how to get something else to boot on the hardware?
> 
> 


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