OpenFirmware and interrupt-map (fwd)
rminnich at lanl.gov
Tue Feb 3 17:21:01 CET 2004
This is the easiest way to handle the spam.
Sorry Tarl i'm the moderator and I'm dealing with several hundred spams a
week, so real messages don't always get through.
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Date: Tue, 03 Feb 2004 17:23:30 -0500
From: Tarl Neustaedter <Tarl.Neustaedter at sun.com>
To: ron minnich <rminnich at lanl.gov>
Cc: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederman at lnxi.com>,
LinuxBIOS <linuxbios at clustermatic.org>
Subject: Re: OpenFirmware and interrupt-map
> I don't expect the cards to come with fcode any time soon, if ever.
Agreed. Sun's been doing IEEE 1275 for well over a decade, and
only once did I ever deal with a vendor who even knew what FCode
was. The essence is if you need FCode on the cards, you need to
have a plan on how to get it there yourself.
[ I don't know if this will make it to the alias; the last message
I sent got a return saying "being held waiting for moderator".]
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