Subject: Re: port to system w/o MMU
To: Laine Stump <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 04/24/1997 22:01:13
On Thu, 24 Apr 1997 23:50:16 -0400 (EDT)
Laine Stump <laine@MorningStar.Com> wrote:
> Has anyone done a port of NetBSD to a platform that lacks hardware MMU
> (in particular, one with an Intel 960, but any relevant experience would
> be interesting)? A couple of us were kicking this around as a rainy day
> project the other day...
...well, you'd have an interesting time implementing virtual memory...
But, I could have _sworn_ the i960 had an MMU??
Regardless, I think the i960 is a cool chip (something Intel actually
got right :-), and, were it possible, a NetBSD port to it would r001! :-)
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