Subject: RE: Motorola MTX board support?
To: 'Jason Thorpe' <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Rees <email@example.com>
Date: 05/27/1997 17:11:29
If the mtx board is from the embedded group, it does not use open
firmware most likely. If the board is newer than 2 years and is part of
a stand alone system, it probably will support open firmware.
The big problem is the lack of a fully functional powerpc NetBSD
Motorola Computer Group
190 Independence Drive,
>From: Michael K. Sanders[SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
>Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 1997 11:51 AM
>To: Jason Thorpe
>Subject: Re: Motorola MTX board support?
>In message <199705271804.LAA21669@lestat.nas.nasa.gov>, Jason Thorpe writes:
>>...if it has OpenFirmware, it probably will work.
>Okay, so the question becomes: Does the MTX board use OpenFirmware? :)
>The data sheet mentions FLASH storage for the Firmware, but never
>says _what_ the Firmware is.
>Does anyone know offhand (or can tell from the datasheet) if it
>is using OpenFirware?