new 601 port starting point?

Remco Post at
Tue Jun 3 17:39:43 EST 2003

On Mon, 2 Jun 2003 12:19:17 -0500 (CDT)
Dave Weis <djweis at> wrote:

> I'm going to be working on the mca rs/6000 machines again. The kernel has
> changed a bit since I last tried, so I need some advice.
> Which platform should I base my work on? It's a 601 machine, no pci or isa
> bus.

My boss happens to onw (and still have sitting around) a rs/6000 model 590.
This seems to be well, not very chrp, though I can't say for sure, but at
least AIX doesn't think it's chrp.

> I have downloaded the 2.4.20-benh rsync-able tree to start with.
> Thanks for any pointers
> dave
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> and silent
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Remco Post

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