Subject: Re: floating point fails
To: Chuck McManis <>
From: Brian Hechinger <>
List: port-vax
Date: 01/18/2001 07:43:56
Chuck McManis drunkenly mumbled...
> I'll assume its this one:
>      #options        NO_INSN_EMULATE # CPU does not lack some hardware 
> instructions.
> Its commented out in the GENERIC kernel config that I have, I believe you 
> want to build a kernel with it enabled.

look closer.  it's being commented out means the the emulation is enabled. if
that is not the case, somebody screwed up. :)

> No, I can't build you a kernel with this turned on, I'm in california and 
> all my VAXen are on a "rolling blackout" :-(

NetZero tried hiring me yesterday, when i told them i didn't want to move to
cailfornia, they couldn't understand.  well, here is just _1_ reason. :)


ps: my power never goes out, although once i get the 10KVA ups hooked up it'll
go out even less. :)