Tulip (was: Re: mvme kernel patches [LONG])

Geert Uytterhoeven Geert.Uytterhoeven at cs.kuleuven.ac.be
Wed Apr 21 00:27:59 EST 1999

On Tue, 20 Apr 1999, Gabriel Paubert wrote:
> On Tue, 20 Apr 1999, David De Ridder wrote:
> > I still have some questions :
> > 
> > * Why is the Generic DECchip driver used instead of the DEC2x41x driver ?
> >   Is this because of the problems with the DEC21143 ?
> Arenn't you confused ? I think they are the sme driver under evolving
> names. The source file is de4x5.c, tulip.c has never worked properly on
> big endian machines. There are still problems with my source on 21143, but 
> Matt Porter just posted agin the necessary patches. 

As of v0.91, tulip.c works again (verified by a friend with a LongTrail).



Geert Uytterhoeven                     Geert.Uytterhoeven at cs.kuleuven.ac.be
Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP}  http://www.cs.kuleuven.ac.be/~geert/
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium

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