Subject: Re: adding to machine_spec in config(8)
To: Matthew Fredette <fredette@MIT.EDU>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/16/2001 20:52:01
the sun4 can share some of this stuff too.
how about putting all under sys/dev/sun ?


On Wed, May 16, 2001 at 10:21:08PM -0400, Matthew Fredette wrote:
> Hi.  sun2 and sun3 can share the same bootblocks, some header and code
> files, so we plan on making a shared directory for them, probably
> named sys/arch/sun68k.
> To make "#include <sun68k/disklabel.h>" work when compiling kernels,
> config(8) needs to set up an appropriate symlink.  I'd like to add an
> optional third field to machine_spec in the grammar, so I can say
> "machine sun2 m68k sun68k" in my std.sun2.
> This field would be completely optional.  It might be useful to the
> hpc* ports too?  Comments?  Thanks -
> Matt
> --
> Matt Fredette