Subject: Re: Can't install sparc64 port on Sun Ultra1
To: Kevin DeKorte <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/04/2001 22:29:49
On Tue, Dec 04, 2001 at 01:07:46PM -0800, Kevin DeKorte wrote:
> Isn't the Ultra 1 a 32bit machine?
> Solaris 7 seems to think mine is.

No, all Ultra are 64bit machines (though they can run 32bit binaries,
but they still require a special kernel). BTW, to have solaris7 running in
64bit mode you need to flash a new openboot. This is documented somewhere on
the Sun web site.

Manuel Bouyer <>