Subject: Re: netbsd on cisc processor
To: Todd Whitesel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 03/07/2000 08:12:53
On Mon, 6 Mar 2000 22:52:35 -0800 (PST)
Todd Whitesel <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > Our university is fifted in a cisc processor built in Bull DPX/2. I'd like to
> > know if it is possible to install netbsd software on it.
Well, some Bull systems had m68k processors in them ... those certainly
qualify as CISC :-)
Do you know what *kind* of processor is in that system?
> Seriously, though, I don't recognize that processor at all.
> Unless it is a copy of some other machine that we do support,
> I don't think we run on it.
> If it already runs some sort of unix-like operating system, then you
> can probably get a lot of the netbsd user programs to compile and run
> on it.
> Todd Whitesel
> toddpw @ best.com
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