Subject: Re: Does Mac IIci _really_ need to had FPSP & FPEMUL?
To: Paul Goyette <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Allen Briggs <email@example.com>
Date: 02/10/1996 09:23:03
> Since the Mac IIci has a 68030 CPU which includes floating point, I tried
> to build a kernel that didn't have FPSP or FPEMUL options in the config
> file. The kernel built OK, and it booted in single-user mode, but as
> soon as I tried to answer the "what shell do you want?" question, it hung
> up solid. Couldn't even use the interrupt (NMI) switch to get into the
> debugger to find out where it hung!
Was this from the same set of sources that compiled a kernel that works?
> So, is this a known problem? Are we stuck with it long-term?
It's not a known problem. There are a few problems with the current
Allen Briggs - end killing - firstname.lastname@example.org ** MacBSD == NetBSD/mac68k **
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