Subject: Re: Octagon Hardware/25 lines
To: None <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: David Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/11/1995 11:57:13
> A friend of mine is looking into buying an a200 with
One of C='s older models?
> octagon hardware for running netbsd on (it also has
> a 86030/882 card in it). But unfortunately,
That's Motorola's top secret 030 variant that also hardware emulates
Intel 8086 instructions, right?
> interested in buying one. Is there any possibililty
> to run netbsd on that hardware and in a non-interlace
> mode? (e.g. not 80 by 50, but 80 by 25, emulating
> a true vt220?)
Yes. I set this up once for a demo. If I can find the patches, I'll
David Jones, M.A.Sc student, Electronics Group (VLSI), University of Toronto
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