Subject: Re: AlphaServer 2000 4/200 support?
To: None <port-alpha@NetBSD.org>
From: Jochen Kunz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/16/2003 10:35:56
On 2003.07.16 02:40 Chris Rupnik wrote:
> Just a note, Don't be ifconfig'ing that DEFPA in Freebsd,=20
> it causes a panic!=20
The NetBSD DEFPA / PDQ driver had some endian issues, it did not run on
PowerPC. This was fixed in -current some months ago. (Thanks Matt.) I
backported the patch to 1.6 to use it on a PowerPC / PReP machine. It is
still broken on sparc64.=20
> I've reported it, and Andrew is just waiting for some helpers
> to have it resolved.
If I can do somthing to help let me know...=20