Linux on PPC 855

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Wed Feb 21 04:35:15 EST 2001

In message <000f01c09b5f$188bd6f0$230d0dc3 at test> you wrote:
> Anybody tried out a 2.4 kernel on the Embedded Planet RPX Net board with 855
> processor ? I

I haven't used RPX boards yet, but the  MPC855  works  fine  on  many
other platforms.

> suppose the normal kernel configured for an 860 CPU (without the peripherals
> present in the 860 and removed on the 855) works on this board

Right, at least that's the case on the systems I've used so far.

Wolfgang Denk

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