Subject: Re: HEADS UP: i386mp branch merged
To: Andy R <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/01/2002 11:59:49
On Tue, Oct 01, 2002 at 11:58:22AM -0700, Andy R wrote:

 > I apologize if this is a newbie kind of question, but
 > I was under the impression at some point that NetBSD
 > was going to implement MP in some machine independent
 > sort of way. Is this still the case or is it going to
 > be implemented in a port by port basis? I'm pretty
 > sure I've seen MP work on a Sparc and an Alpha under
 > NetBSD.

Sure, but there will always be some machine-dependent bits as
part of this.  This is what was merged from the i386-mp branch.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>