Subject: Re: sysctl HW_PAGESIZE
To: matthew green <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-perform
Date: 02/24/2002 20:18:35
On Sun, Feb 24, 2002 at 11:28:59AM +1100, matthew green wrote:
> SPARC machines come with different page sizes.  sun4 and sun4u machines
> (the oldest and the newest) have 8KB by default, and sun4c and sun4m
> (the 2nd oldest and 2nd newest) have 4KB by default, yet all can run
> 32 bit SPARC software happily...  there are also things like large
> pages in some SPARC as well.

I think we have the same thing in m68k land, as different mmu were used.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.