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    SubjectRe: FYI: I2O Architecture (fwd)

    On Fri, 22 Nov 1996, James W. Laferriere wrote:
    > On Tue, 19 Nov 1996, Alan Cox wrote:
    > > > Services like RAID are not visible to the host and thus takes the load
    > > > of providing such services from the host CPU.
    > > >
    > > > You can even attach a serial terminal to it.....
    > >
    > > Have you written a Linux tty interface for it, or can you only chat to
    > > the card itself, like you used to be able to plug a vt52 into any board
    > > on a VAX ?
    > Heck, you could even do that with the RA series of DEC
    > disk drives. Hmmm someone outside of DEC, Doing Disk
    > interface designing....

    Darn, that brings up another pet project of mine
    might even breathe a little life into the OLD
    MicroVaxII & better.

    Porting Linux to the VAX architecture, NetBSD's
    already got Sources.

    Anybody else up for a bit O' Vax Bashing.... ;-)

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