Subject: port-macppc/9372: macppc should have eeprom(8)
To: None <>
From: Erik E. Fair <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 02/08/2000 00:49:46
>Number:         9372
>Category:       port-macppc
>Synopsis:       macppc should have eeprom(8)
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    port-macppc-maintainer (NetBSD/macppc Portmaster)
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Feb  8 00:48:00 2000
>Originator:     Erik E. Fair
International Organization of Internet Clock Watchers
>Release:        1.4.1
System: NetBSD 1.4.2_ALPHA NetBSD 1.4.2_ALPHA (DIGITAL) #10: Mon Jan 10 22:38:56 PST 2000 alpha

	The eeprom(8) command, as seen in the sun3 and sparc{,64}
	ports is not built for macppc. It should be because macppc
	has both some "parameter RAM" and OpenFirmware which this
	command can be modified to read and manipulate.