Subject: Re: 060 Support (request for comments)
To: Daniel Widenfalk <email@example.com>
From: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@LAGAVULIN.PDL.CS.CMU.EDU>
Date: 03/19/1995 11:16:21
> I'll do most of the work up ahead anyhow. I'll add the following:
> M68060 + M060SP in the config files + #ifdefs in locore.s & amiga_init.c
> cpu060 to do runtime checks and a new value for mmutype (If it is needed
> otherwise I'll use the same value as the 040).
There are other places where cpu type should be noted. you don't need
to add a new kernel variable. (consider this a reminder that cpu040
should go away, btw, chris... 8-)
> To ease the transition the
> cpu040 will also be set if the processor is a 060. That way I only have to
> add special 060 statements where they're realy needed.
use the 'right' variables for things like this. (e.g. 'machineid', on
the amiga port.)