Subject: Idea Sharing..
To: None <port-vax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Maftoum / Karl Joseph (ISE) <>
List: port-vax
Date: 02/27/1997 19:52:21
Hi guys.. as you all probably know we are working on a linux port for the 

At the moment we are taking a very ground-up approach, i.e. We are 
building all the hardware drivers etc from the beginning (makes better 
code for the future).. I was thinking that perhaps we could share ideas 
on a lot of issues.. Please check out the homepage at 

We are currently working on a set of console drivers (i.e. graphic 
consoles).. (And getting nowhere fast I think :-) )

Also a fair bit of the MM stuff has been planned out and some of it has 
been coded.. 

We do have a tic-tac-toe program to test the netboot with (It's cuter 
that netboot.sys)



Karl Maftoum
Computer Engineering Student at the University of Canberra, Australia