Subject: Re: a porting idea.
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: V. M. Haas (Mark) <email@example.com>
Date: 11/15/1999 19:24:12
The only thing that might be wanting is disk space. (small) Routers don't have
disks, and very little "filesystem" so the kernel would have to work almost
entirely as a netboot and NFS'd system.
On Mon, 15 Nov 1999, you wrote:
>I'll see what we can come up with - additional entries always
> welcomed :)
>On Tue, 16 Nov 1999, Andrew Cagney wrote:
>> Excerpts from mail: 15-Nov-99 Re: a porting idea. David
>> Brownlee@mono.org (1345*)
>> > I've seen AGS+s for a few hundred dollars on ebay - 68040, 16MB
>> > ram plus flash, I _think_ multibus internally, and a whole bunch
>> > of network interfaces...
>> Ah, that explains the one thing I wondered about - memory.
>> > Maybe we should put up a page listing suggested platforms
>> > people might want to look at porting NetBSD onto, and contact
>> > people @netbsd.org who would be willing to provide (some)
>> > assistance...?
>> Suggested platforms and suggested architectures. Yes please.