Subject: Re: Slightly Off-Topic...
To: Aaron J. Grier <>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
List: tech-ports
Date: 06/26/2001 11:58:39
In message <>"Aaron J. Grier" writ
>moved over from port-vax / port-pmax
>On Mon, Jun 25, 2001 at 06:04:06PM -0700, Paul A Vixie wrote:
>> well, back before intel crushed all competition in the 32-bit space,
>> there were some very promising chips from fairchild (clipper), nec
>> (v80), mipsco, and of course national semi (32000).
>so which of these have ports of NetBSD to them?  does the zilog z8k have
>an MMU?

depends: z8001 vs z8002, iirc. Segmented rather than paged, which
would be rather a problem.  Finding someone with a working system with
an MMU might be a challenge, too. Anyone out there got an Onyx?  (Did
they evn do the full segmentation or was it only 64k split i+d?)