Subject: Re: Sun 386i port
To: Richard Edwards <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 05/01/2000 16:18:47
I believe there may be a couple of other people looking at a port,
but I haven't heard any reports of progress. I also think some
people may have some useful fragments of SunOS source around which
may give some pointers.
The only requirement would be to enjoy yourselves and write some
good code :)
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On Mon, 1 May 2000, Richard Edwards wrote:
> Hi there,
> A couple of us here in Melbourne have some complete 386i machines and are
> interested in looking into porting NetBSD or some other BSD project to the
> machine. We have a range of skills and experience levels and have between us
> a little bit of time each week to get down to something other than work.
> Further we are keen on putting something back into the community so to
> So I guess the real question is what would be the requirement if we were to
> take on some part of the port ?
> where is the current work up to ?
> Is there anything at all bootable ?
> Are there any other people that are working on this port at the moment ?
> yours sincerely
> Richard Edwards
> ITworks Consulting Pty Ltd
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