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Re: Where can i find MIPS Linux source and Documentation?

On Tue, 30 May 2000, Tat Iwamoto wrote:
> I am considering of getting Linux to run on 
> an NEC VR5000 based evaluation board.
> I can program the  boot PROM.
> But I am quite not sure what I need to do with it.

Is this the NEC DDB Vrc-5074? That one is already supported.

> I have a PMON which is a common ROM based monitor debugger.
> Is it possible to load Linux using this?
> Or do I have to write a custom boot code?

PMON can load ELF images (e.g. a standard Linux kernel) over TFTP.



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