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Thu Nov 16 13:51:05 CST 2006
> Also, BSD tends to abstract busses out of the rest so the code can be
> shared in different architectures. For example, PCI is used by
> Alpha, sparc, and i386.
Yes, and that gives a false imprsesion of some code. For example, the
SBus code is outside arch/ so it's usually thought of as MI, even
though it never gets used on anything but a SPARC and thus really is MD
code in some senses.
>> The most convenient for me is the 1.4T I froze at in 2000; [...]
> I could never stick with a release that old though.
I'm not saying anyone else should. But that's when it became
unignorably clear NetBSD was going in a direction I didn't want my own
playing-with machines to go, so that's when I stopped following.
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