Subject: Re: AS2100
To: Brian Hechinger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 05/14/2003 22:46:03
On Thu, May 08, 2003 at 08:00:03AM -0400, Brian Hechinger wrote:
> howdy! i was in the colo last night, fighting with my Challenge (now the
> onboard ethernet controller doesn't want to work, dammit) when i gave up and
> pulled the AS2100 out to play with.
> i booted it off of the 1.6.1 floppies, and after getting everything loaded,
> it starts the kernel, gets a bit, and then panics with an error about
> unsupported console type or something? i'm a little fuzzy about that since
> it was last night. i can probably get somone to go plug it in and drop a
> serial console on it for me if you want the exact error.
The graphic adapter on the 2100 isn't supported yet. You have to use serial
> also, does SMP work on alpha yet? this is a dual 275 box, and i wouldn't
> mind using both CPUs. ;)
It's supported on alpha, exept the 2100 :(
I also have a dual-CPU 2100, I'll have a look when I have some time.
But don't wait for it :)
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference