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Re: DECstation

To: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Subject: Re: DECstation
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Sat, 22 Jun 2002 00:46:04 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: "''linux-mips@oss.sgi.com' '" <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <20020621211730.GO24903@lug-owl.de>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Fri, 21 Jun 2002, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:

> I had X4 with framebuffer running on my DECstation with a PMAGB-B
> framebuffer. However, seems there were some threading problems (which
> might exist because the lack of ll/sc...).

 Either sysmips (ouch) or the emulation should handle them.  There may be
bugs, however...

> However, graphic was functional, but I haven't switched on that box for
> three months or so. I'm currently moving to an other city (well, quite a
> smallish town)...

 I'm on the way to getting appropriate monitor adapter cables, so I may
finally be able to access consoles.

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+  Maciej W. Rozycki, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland   +
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