Subject: Issue 117 of the NetbSD CVS Digest is out
To: None <,>
From: Mark Kirby <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/09/2007 10:26:02
This Week:

arcmsr(4): Areca Technology Corporation SATA RAID controller driver,  
ported from OpenBSD. [Juan Romero Pardines]

Interrupt handling changes, in discussion since February: [Andrew Doran]

- Reduce available SPL levels for hardware devices to none, vm,  
sched, high.
- Acquire kernel_lock only for interrupts at IPL_VM.
- Implement threaded soft interrupts.

Install the linker scripts on amd64, which allows to link x86 32bits  
objects using the native ld(1). [Manuel Bouyer]