Subject: Re: SRM vs ARC
To: None <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 08/08/1997 21:13:24
> Is there a good reason that we can't ever boot off of ARC? I mean,
> couldn't ARC firmware booters be written?

The ARC interfaces are documented only under M$ NDA.

The only reason why linux can boot from ARC is that some folks at DEC
wrote a boot loader under NDA, and give away only a binary (no