Subject: Re: ARM port organisation (was: Re: NetBSD/hpcarm snap code)
To: Ben Harris <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 02/17/2001 09:19:49
On Sat, Feb 17, 2001 at 01:28:30PM +0000, Ben Harris wrote:
> Those names are a bit ugly. I'd prefer "archimedes" and "riscpc", which
> are more obvious and easier to say, but maybe less inclusive.
> > dev/acorn/iomd <- Driver for the IOMD and IOMD attachments of
> > other devices.
> > dev/acorn/vidc <- Driver for the VIDC and the WSCONS glue for it.
> Why are these (which are on-chip on the ARM7500) under dev/acorn while the
> on-chip I/O on the SA1100 is supported under arch/arm?
They're not on-chip on the other machines that have them, tho, right?
However, for the SA11x0, those on-chip peripherals really only appear
on those CPUs.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>