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Re: Is there any support for the Peg II PPC hardware (planned)?



That is right!  :D

If someone here is interested, please send us or Matt (copied) an email. We will see what we can do to get you an ODW.

Raquel and Bill
Genesi

On Jan 24, 2006, at 6:02 PM, Torfinn Ingolfsen wrote:

On Tue, 24 Jan 2006 09:36:58 +0100
Henrik Andersen <henke_(_dot_)_andersen_(_at_)_gmail_(_dot_)_com> wrote:

Hi Darren!
I'm not a developer, but this has been up before so I'll jump in
anyway. Support for the Pegasos is not planned or worked on at the
moment. This is in part (or more likely only) because of the Pegasos
different implementation of OpenFirmware.

On the other hand, this shouldn't deter people with strong enough
motivation and access to the hardware.
Anyone (given enough motivation and time) can learn how to implement the
necessary code for a port to a new hardware platform.
In this case, it isn't even a brand new platform, just different
intialization stage and different hardware devices.


No, I'm not saying that this is the easiest assignment a person can
undertake.
--
Regards,
Torfinn Ingolfsen

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