Subject: Re: Sonnet G4 upgrade
To: John Klos <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-macppc
Date: 02/22/2003 23:36:50
At 11:29 PM 2/22/2003, John Klos wrote:
>I just got a Sonnet G4/700 MHz upgrade for my colocated PowerMac 9600. I
>am lead to understand that in order for this to work, some Open Firmware
>patches are necessary. Of course, I'm not running OS 9, nor will I just to
>install some OF patch.

Since the G4 has different L1/L2 cache sizes that the 9600, those ofw-values
will need to be changed.  timebase-frequency is probably different.
clock-frequency too.  revision-id too.

>So does anyone know what needs to be changed / edited / added to the OF
>settings to get this working?
>John Klos
>ZiaSpace Productions

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