Subject: Re: your mail
To: Erik E. Fair <email@example.com>
From: Soren S. Jorvang <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/05/2001 22:43:13
On Sat, May 05, 2001 at 01:10:20PM -0700, Erik E. Fair wrote:
> At 13:36 -0400 5/4/01, Allen Briggs wrote:
> >On Fri, May 04, 2001 at 06:53:11PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> >> No, NetBSD has not been ported to rs6000 yet
> >Not to the MCA or POWER/POWER2/etc.
> >However, NetBSD/prep will run on at least some PowerPC-based RS/6000s
> >that conform to the (P)owerPC (Re)ference (P)latform.
> Do we have a list of model numbers?
Yes, on http://www.netbsd.org/Ports/prep/ .
From that page:
Supported System Models
* IBM 6050 (Power Series 830)
* IBM 7248 (43P/100, 43P/120, 43P/133)
It likely won't be hard to also run on at least the other 8x0
and probably also CPU-upgraded 40P's.