Thiemo Seufer wrote:
Vlad Lungu wrote:
I know some of you will laugh, but:
- QEMU malta emulation is not really complete, to put it mildly
Out of curiosity, what parts did you miss?
Like, for example, the PCI stuff. So I can use the network card.
And yes, I am aware of YAMON.
- the QEMU target is available only for Linux 2.6
- despite popular opinion, 2.4 ain't dead yet, at least in the embedded
I have a port of the QEMU target for Linux 126.96.36.199 (latest 2.4 kernel on
linux-mips.org), with NE2000 card working (in both BE and LE modes).
Still rough at the edges, but it works on stock qemu-0.9.0 with -M mips.
I recommend to improve the Qemu Malta emulation, and make it work with
2.4 Malta kernels. (ISTR it used to work, so it shouldn't need a lot to
I'm sure that improving the Qemu Malta emulation is a very noble goal,
but for people that need a working 2.4 kernel NOW, my patch could be
useful. Having the QEMU target in 2.6 surely helped me.