Re: I think I want to help
Mike Small <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Peter uses OSF Mach. I think the easiest thing to do is adding the
>> GNU Mach linux gluecode support.
> Is this the code in linux/dev/glue in gnumach-1-branch? So you mean
> taking that code and using it with OSF Mach?
>> I wonder how easy it will be to add support for Open Firmware
>> devices. Using Open Firmware it is really easy to access a disk and
>> the console, but I don't know if that works in a kernel. Perhaps we
>> can Open Firmware until it can be replaced with real drivers.
>> Soon I will try to make Mach work on my mac using open firmware...
> It will be quite a while before I'm capable of helping directly with
> something like this, but if you want me to test something let me know.
> I have an old world (Performa 6400) and a new world (G4 Digital Audio)
> machine to work with.
That is nice. At the moment I am working on the PPC (Mac+open
firmware, new world only) port of GRUB 2. If you could test that, it
would be really nice.
I will let you know if there is some progress with what I want to
try. But no promises about results...