Subject: Re: VS2000 and 1.4 - no go :-(
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bernhard H. Buckel <email@example.com>
Date: 07/01/1999 15:31:22
>>>>> "Ignatios" == Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Ignatios> On Wed, Jun 30, 1999 at 09:51:33PM +0200, Michael Kukat
>> That's true... Needs 20 hours to compile the kernel, but it
>> DOES compile the kernel with 14 MB of RAM :-)
Well, I remember back then when I tried to compile a kernel with only
4MB - no way! So, yes, 14MB is _luxury_ :-)
Ignatios> Spoiled kids.
Ignatios> I did porting of NetBSD to a 68060 machine (where
Ignatios> neither the mainboard nor the CPU was supported earlier)
Ignatios> using a NetBSD/Amiga system on a 68030 @ 25 MHz system
Ignatios> with only 8 MB of RAM. Hm. I must admit that it has
Pffftt... This is a _really_ fast CPU - I be glad to have such
performance on the VAX!
Ignatios> decent SCSI DMA. And maybe I had upgraded to 12 MB at
Ignatios> that time.
Yes, DMA is always good. The PIO'ed SCSI on the lunchbox VAXen is
terribly slow - but functional.
If it happens, it must be possible.