Subject: Re: A4000 and IDE Support
To: Chris Williams <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Charles Ewen MacMillan <ilixi@Tezcat.Com>
Date: 10/19/1994 21:08:18
On Thu, 20 Oct 1994, Chris Williams wrote:
> Date: Thu, 20 Oct 1994 06:12:27 +1000 (EST)
> From: Chris Williams <email@example.com>
> To: amiga@NetBSD.ORG
> Subject: A4000 and IDE Support
> By reading FAQs and general chatter on the mailing lists I can see that
> the 68040 processor has been accommodated in NetBSD Amiga. I have also
> seen that IDE support (so vanilla A4000 can be used) was being developed
> by some enthusiastic sole. What I'd like to know is whether IDE support
> is generally available so I can experiment with NetBSD on my 14MB A4000
> without first having to invest in SCSI card, drive etc?
> Any assistance would be appreciated.
Perfectly available, and perfectly functional. There was a long period
where my most stable machine was an A3000T, running a late 0.9.
Now it is a vanilla A4000. Never a peep out of it, though the machine is
still one release behind current/current.
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