Subject: Re: pmax DEBUG kernel
To: Anders Gavare <>
From: Lord Isildur <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 04/19/2004 11:23:48
i for one think this is pretty cool! i still run the real iron, but it
is good to have emulators too! is this the second freely available real
machine emulator which netbsd actually boots on? (like simh) 


On Sun, 18 Apr 2004, Anders Gavare wrote:

> On Thu, 2 Oct 2003, Anders Gavare wrote:
> > Hi,
> ..
> > (I'm in the process of writing a pmax emulator, and need to track down
> > some bugs. Having a DEBUG enabled kernel might make this a bit easier.)
> Even without access to a DEBUG kernel, I've been able to make some
> progress. The emulator now runs well enough to let NetBSD/pmax install
> itself onto a harddisk image, and the emulator can even be compiled
> inside the emulated NetBSD environment (and run NetBSD :-).
> Perhaps emulation is off topic on this list, but since it is pmax and it
> runs NetBSD, it might still be of interest to someone.
> Anders