Re: Debian/Linux on Atari TT
Eero Tamminen dixit:
>After looking more into this, the Hatari 030 MMU emulation isn't good
>enough yet for this. But 030 MMU emulation in WinUAE Amiga emulator
>should now be:
OK. I don’t use Windows®, but cbmuser wants to package fs-uae
for Debian which is said to be based on it.
>Aranym seems always to enable full 14MB of ST-RAM, which is also stated
>in its documentation:
>I set FastRAM in Aranym to zero (which removed the other DMA zone node
>kernel reports at boot) and removed the swap from your image, and it
>still booted fine.
>So, it seems that it's possible to run just with ST-RAM. I would say
>that one needs at least 8MB + swap, or 14MB of RAM.
That’s good. Then, we can _probably_ debug the TT issue with Hatari.
>So there are only few MB of RAM freely available for running something
>extra. -> 14MB is indeed minimum to do anything useful.
OK. Thanks for the formal (somewhat) analysis.
>I would think use of a pre-installed Debian rootfs image to be
>more appropriate for Atari TT.
Right. I can make these from ARAnyM, now that I have discovered
its Byte Swap option… wish I had known that at OpenRheinRuhr…
FWIW, I'm quite impressed with mksh interactively. I thought it was much
*much* more bare bones. But it turns out it beats the living hell out of
ksh93 in that respect. I'd even consider it for my daily use if I hadn't
wasted half my life on my zsh setup. :-) -- Frank Terbeck in #!/bin/mksh