Subject: Re: boot26 on R260
To: Michael <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: port-acorn26
Date: 02/09/2005 10:51:51
On Tue, 8 Feb 2005, Michael wrote:

> I switched to supervisor too, but I didn't change to 256 colours ( stuck to 
> 16 to save memory ) - I'll try that too.

256 colours are required because last time I looked at it the NetBSD 
raster console code couldn't support little-endian framebuffers at <8bpp. 
It's possible that this is fixed now.

>> Stray IRQ, status=0xf1f1, spl=0, mask=0x0
>> The 1.62 installation kernel does not show these messages, but seems not to
>> recognise the Ether1 card. Utility menu/Configure network does not let me
>> configure a network card, it does not find one.
> Hmm, last time I tried (around 1.5 or so) it didn't find my ANT Ether3 - - 
> maybe it will work now.

If it doesn't, please submit a PR.

Ben Harris                                                   <>
Portmaster, NetBSD/acorn26           <URL:>