Re: MIPS port backlog, autobuilder machines and some arrogance
* Marcelo E. Magallon <email@example.com> [2003-11-16 12:10]:
> > [ Responding to this since I've been BCCed. ]
> Oh, nice. If hadn't been Bcc'ed you wouldn't respond?
I didn't say that; I simply stressed the importance of (B)CCing
firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to ensure getting a reply from the DPL. I
don't read all mailing lists or threads; but I happend to read this
> There are some newer "_very_ powerful" machines with MIPS processors,
> but AFAIK noone has actually ported Linux to them.
Actually, Linux has been ported to all of the CPUs and systems I had
in mind; in fact, ported by the vendor since there's demand for Linux.
The 1 GHz dual-cores I mentioned are one from Broadcom (which drow
also mentioned) and another one developed by PMC-Sierra.
Wind River has a good table listing most newer mips boards which are
Also, see the press release from MIPS to see what some companies have
been working on: