MC850 peripheral support in linux

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Fri Mar 26 06:36:55 EST 2004

In message <s0632321.003 at EMAIL> you wrote:
> 1) Does the I2C bus support in the kernel works for the internal I2C controller of MC850
> 2) Does the RTC support in the kernel (char driver) works for the internal RTC of MC850
> 3) Does the PCMCIA support in the kernel (IDE drivers)  works for the internal PCMCIA Socket controller of MC850

3 x yes. But I can only speak of the DENX kernel trees.

> This is to help me finalizing Linux for one of my Embedded Projects that will be built on MC850.

Don't expect too much of performance out of a 850;  the  tiny  caches
are a major pain.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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