Subject: Re: New virtual bus.
To: Anders Magnusson <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/12/1999 07:03:45
At 04:26 AM 7/12/99 , Anders Magnusson wrote:
>I'm currently thinking about creating a new "virtual bus", like the
>vsbus, but for MicroVAXen. As the vsbus actually is a resource holder,
>the new bus (mvbus) isn't. I'll use it just to get a better hierarchy
>for things like SGEC and SHAC that is available on some MicroVAX systems.
>It will look like this:
>mvbus0  at mainbus0
>sgec0   at mvbus0
>shac0   at mvbus0
>uba0    at mvbus0
>for example. Comments about this?

Use ibus (since the pmax uses ibus and that might allow more
sharing of code).
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