Subject: Re: Are the 68k ports binary compatible?
To: Mike Hibler <email@example.com>
From: Theo de Raadt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/22/1995 20:06:15
> I must be missing an inside joke or something. What is so hysterical, odd,
> bizzare, whatever about using a 4k page size?
there is a machine that has an stupid mmu which requires 8K pagesizes.
there is another port with a standard mmu that changed the pagesize
to 8K to reduce pte/ste requirements (hope i got the reason right).
it is desirable that all m68k platforms be capable of running the same
> It was the natural choice for the hp300 (trying to use a VAX 1k page size,
> now THAT would have been hysterical :-)