Subject: Re: alphastation serial @ 115200
To: None <>
From: Todd Whitesel <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/15/1999 01:07:42
> One of the big problems here is that the Alpha has exactly 1 device
> interrupt level, and when you block e.g. network or scsi interrupts,
> you block serial interrupts, too.

Which Alpha systems are you thinking of here? I know that at least the
AXPvme boards have lots of distinct interrupt mask bits, and the PALcode
uses them to simulate real numbered interrupt levels.

Todd Whitesel
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