Subject: Re: IA64
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Alfred Perlstein <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/24/2001 15:58:22
* Hubert Feyrer <> [011024 15:08] wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Oct 2001, Alfred Perlstein wrote:
> > We've also had a lot of luck getting support from various vendors,
> > (which took quite an effort from certain developers) perhaps people
> > interested in doing the NetBSD port could try me as a last resort
> > as I may be able to proxy support through some of the channels that
> > we (FreeBSD) have.
> Out of curiosity, who are vendors that could be approached for access to
> IA64 hardware? (Of course that doesn't answer the documentation
> problem...)

I think there's an IA64 Consoltium page out there somewhere you
could check out, off the top of my head Intel and HP come to mind.

I don't know if they are approachable though. :)

-Alfred Perlstein []
'Instead of asking why a piece of software is using "1970s technology,"
 start asking why software is ignoring 30 years of accumulated wisdom.'