[openbeos] Re: Pentium 4, newer AMD support

  • From: Peter Moore <peter@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2001 13:17:06 +1100

thanks John.
i noticed that BeNews Russia has an alternate intel kernel link on the site.
the read me says:
"this is a special kernel for Radeon and with fix for Pentium 4.
NB!!! It requires BeOS R5.0.3 or R5.0.4"

anyone know what this is?
cheers
peter
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>
>--- Michael Lloyd Lee <mlk@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> [snip]
>> On this note, what about support of other processors? Any plans to support 
>> Apples again?
>
>This has already been discussed here -- I'll put an item on it
>into the next faq update.
>
>As I understand it (not being a kernel person), R1 will very likely
>be x86 only. On the bright side, Travis G. already has NewOS running
>on Dreamcast (going on info from his site http://newos.sourceforge.net )
>with planned ports for:
>
>iMac - G3/G4 based Apple products 
>SGI Indy - MIPS R5000 based Indy in 32- and 64-bit mode -- in progress, 
boots
>
>Sun Blade 100 - UltraSPARC IIe in 64-bit mode 
>DEC Multia - Alpha 
>Amiga 3000 - M68030 
>Atari Falcon - M68030 
>
>The other, upper levels of OpenBeOS (all c++?) will be inherently
>cross platform. Such is the power of modular software. Muahahaha.
>ahem.
>
>Please correct me if I'm wrong about any of this so I can get
>it right in the faq. Thanks!
>
>---j
>
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