Annotation of wikisrc/ports/amd64.mdwn, revision 1.31

1.1       mspo        1: [[!template id=port
                      2: port="amd64"
1.31    ! leot        3: install_image="uefi-install"
1.29      martin      4: cur_rel="9.0"
                      5: future_rel="10.0"
1.25      leot        6: pkg_rel="8.0"
1.29      martin      7: changes_cur="9.0"
                      8: changes_future="10.0"
1.27      leot        9: thumbnail="//www.netbsd.org/images/ports/amd64/AMD_Opteron.gif"
1.2       mspo       10: about="""
1.8       dholland   11: NetBSD/amd64 is a port to the AMD64 family of processors; it
1.9       dholland   12: supports CPUs that implement the 64-bit x86
1.16      leot       13: architecture. This covers all recent AMD and Intel models.
1.3       mspo       14: 
                     15: NetBSD/amd64 is a true 64bit operating system. Running
1.21      sevan      16: 32-bit NetBSD/i386 binaries is supported as well; see
1.14      snj        17: [[!template id=man name="compat_netbsd32" section="8"]].
1.3       mspo       18: 
                     19: The port was first committed to the NetBSD source tree as NetBSD/x86_64
1.12      snj        20: on June 19th, 2001 and renamed to NetBSD/amd64 on April 26th, 2003.
1.3       mspo       21: 
                     22: The original work to do this port was done by Frank van der Linden at
1.28      cnst       23: <a class="ulink" href="http://web.archive.org/web/2002/http://www.wasabisystems.com/" target="_top">Wasabi Systems</a>, assisted by
1.3       mspo       24: <a class="ulink" href="http://www.amd.com/" target="_top">AMD</a>, who provided the simulator
                     25: (Simics VirtuHammer), pre-release hardware and access to a range
                     26: of Opteron hardware through the
                     27: <a class="ulink" href="http://developer.amd.com/" target="_top">AMD Developer Center</a>.
                     28: 
                     29: The port is fully functional. It has been tested on single-CPU and
1.14      snj        30: multiprocessor (SMP) Opteron configurations. Since the <a class="ulink" href="http://www.NetBSD.org/releases/formal-2.0/NetBSD-2.0.html" target="_top">release of NetBSD 2.0</a>,
1.3       mspo       31: it is a completely supported platform.
1.2       mspo       32: """
1.1       mspo       33: 
                     34: ]]
1.4       mspo       35: [[!tag tier1port]]

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