Annotation of wikisrc/ports/amiga.mdwn, revision 1.2

1.1       mspo        1: [[!template id=port
                      2: port="amiga"
                      3: cur_rel="6.0"  
                      4: future_rel="7.0"
                      5: changes_cur="6.0"
                      6: changes_future="7.0"
                      7: thumbnail="http://www.netbsd.org/images/ports/amiga/header.gif"
                      8: about="""
                      9: NetBSD/amiga is the port of NetBSD to the Amiga line of personal computers by
                     10: Commodore and [Amiga International](http://www.amiga.com/) and to the DraCo by
                     11: [MacroSystem GmbH](http://www.macrosystem.de/).
                     12: 
                     13: Development activity on NetBSD/amiga continues at a speed dependent on people's
                     14: spare time. Currently, NetBSD/amiga runs on any Amiga <sup>[\[1\]](#ftn.gvp-accelerator)</sup><a name="gvp-accelerator"></a>
                     15: that has a Motorola 68020 or better CPU with some form of MMU, and on 68060
                     16: DraCos. For 68020 and 68030 systems, a FPU is recommended but not required.
                     17: 68LC040, 68040V and 68LC060 systems don't work correctly at the moment.
                     18: 
                     19: Due to the MMU requirement, it will not run on A500, A600, A1000, A1200, A2000,
                     20: A4000/EC030, CDTV or CD32 out of the box. You must install a CPU board on them
                     21: to run NetBSD.
                     22: 
                     23: The minimum RAM requirement is about 24 MB FASTMEM, the minimum hard disk space
                     24: needed is about 250 MB, depending on how much system components you install.
                     25: Check the install document for more details. 
                     26: """
                     27: supported_hardware="""
                     28: 
                     29: * IDE controllers:
                     30:   * A4000/A1200 builtin
                     31:   * Buddha, Catweasel/Z2
                     32:   * ELBOX FastATA 1200 (Mk-III, Mk-IV) (6.0)
                     33:   * Individual Computers X-Surf IDE controller (current)
                     34: 
                     35: * SCSI host adapters:
                     36:   * 33c93 based boards: A2091, A3000 builtin, A3000 builtin modified for Apollo
                     37:     accellerator, GVP series II
                     38:   * 53c80 based boards: Hacker, 12 Gauge, IVS, Wordsync/Bytesync,
                     39:     Emplant <sup>[\[2\]](#ftn.emplant-scsi)</sup><a name="emplant-scsi"></a>
                     40:   * 53c710 based boards: A4000T, A4091, BlizzardPPC 603e+ (6.0), Magnum, Warp
                     41:     Engine, Zeus, DraCo builtin SCSI
                     42:   * FAS216 based SCSI boards: FastLane Z3, Blizzard I and II, Blizzard IV,
                     43:     Blizzard 2060, CyberSCSI Mk I and II
                     44:   * Cyberstorm Mk III / Cyberstorm PPC
                     45: 
                     46: * PCI bridges:
                     47:   * ELBOX Mediator PCI (current): Mediator PCI 1200, Mediator PCI 1200 LT2,
                     48:     Mediator PCI 1200 LT4, Mediator PCI 1200 SX, Mediator PCI 1200 TX
                     49:   * Phase5 PCI bridge: CyberVision PPC (6.0), BlizzardVision PPC (6.0), G-REX
                     50:     1200 (current), G-REX 4000 (current),
                     51:   * Prometheus PCI bridge (6.0)
                     52: 
                     53: * Clockports:
                     54:   * Amiga 1200 on-board clockport (current)
                     55:   * Generic Zorro-based clockport (currently X-Surf only) (current)
                     56: 
                     57: * Video controllers:
                     58:   * 3Dfx Voodoo 3, 3Dfx Voodoo Banshee (current) <sup>[\[3\]](#ftn.voodoo-footnote)</sup><a name="voodoo-footnote"></a>
1.2     ! mspo       59:   * A2410 <sup>[\[5\]](#ftn.no-X-retina-a2410)</sup><a name="no-X-retina-a2410"></a>
1.1       mspo       60:   * Cirrus CL GD 54xx based boards: GVP Spectrum, Picasso II, II+ and IV,
                     61:     Piccolo, Piccolo SD64
                     62:   * CyberVision 64
                     63:   * CyberVision 64/3D
                     64:   * CyberVision PPC, BlizzardVision PPC (6.0) <sup>[\[4\]](#ftn.cvppc-footnote)</sup><a name="cvppc-footnote"></a>
                     65:   * ECS, AGA and A2024 built in on various Amigas
                     66:   * Retina Z2 <sup>[\[5\]](#no-X-retina-a2410)</sup><a name="no-X-retina-a2410"></a>,
                     67:     Retina Z3, Altais
                     68:   * Tseng ET4000 based boards: Domino and Domino16M proto, oMniBus, Merlin
                     69: 
                     70: * Audio I/O:
                     71:   * Amiga builtin (8bit and 14bit modes)
                     72:   * Melody Mpeg-audio layer 2 board <sup>[\[6\]](#ftn.draco-zorro)</sup><a name="draco-zorro"></a>
                     73:   * Repulse audio board
                     74:   * Toccata audio board
                     75: 
                     76: * Ethernet controllers:
                     77:   * A2065, Hydra, ASDG LanRover, A4066, Ariadne, Quicknet Ethernet
                     78:   * AriadneII Ethernet
                     79:   * Individual Computers X-Surf / X-Surf 2 / X-Surf 3CC
                     80:   * Some PCMCIA cards in the A1200 (tested with a few network cards only) <sup>[\[7\]](#ftn.pcmcia-ethernet)</sup><a name="pcmcia-ethernet"></a>
                     81:   * NE2000-compatible PCI cards <sup>[\[8\]](#ftn.pci-ethernet)</sup><a name="pci-ethernet"></a> (6.0)
                     82: 
                     83: * ARCnet controllers:
                     84:   * A2060 ARCnet 
                     85: 
                     86: * ISDN controllers:
                     87:   * BSC ISDN Master
                     88:   * BSC ISDN Master II
                     89:   * ITH ISDN Master II <sup>[\[6\]](#ftn.draco-zorro)</sup><a name="draco-zorro"></a>
                     90:   * VMC ISDN Blaster
                     91:   * Zeus Development ISDN link
                     92:   * Individual Computers ISDN Surfer
                     93: 
                     94: * Tape drives:
                     95:   * Most SCSI tape drives, including Archive Viper, Cipher SCSI-2 ST150 
                     96: 
                     97: * Scanners: With the machine independent PINT interface integrated, these should
                     98:   work:
                     99:   * SCSI-2 scanners behaving as SCSI-2 scanner devices
                    100:   * HP Scanjet II <sup>[\[9\]](#ftn.scsi-scanners)</sup><a name="scsi-scanners"></a>
                    101:   * Mustek SCSI scanner <sup>[\[9\]](#ftn.scsi-scanners)</sup><a name="scsi-scanners"></a>
                    102: 
                    103: * CD-ROM drives:
                    104:   * Most SCSI CD-ROM drives 
                    105: 
                    106: * Serial ports on these boards:
                    107:   * Amiga builtin
                    108:   * DraCo builtin, including serial mouse port
                    109:   * A2232 (normal and turbo modes)
                    110:   * MultiFaceCard II and III
                    111:   * HyperCom Z3 (serial only), HyperCom 4, 3+ and 4+ (not the A1200 clockport
                    112:     models!)
                    113:   * Individual Computers SilverSurfer (current)
                    114: 
                    115: * Parallel printer ports on these boards:
                    116:   * Amiga builtin
                    117:   * DraCo builtin
                    118:   * HyperCom 3+ and 4+
                    119: * Amiga floppy drives with Amiga (880kB/1760kB) and IBM (720kB/1440 kB) block
                    120:   encoding.
                    121: * Amiga mouse.
                    122: * Real-time clocks: A2000, A3000, A4000 builtin; DraCo builtin (r/o);
                    123:   A2000-RTC-clone on some A1200 accelerator boards.
                    124: 
                    125: <div class="footnotes">
                    126: <hr width="100" align="left">
                    127: <div id="ftn.gvp-accelerator" class="footnote">
                    128:       <p><a href="#gvp-accelerator" class="para"><sup class="para">[1] </sup></a>There has been a report that the GVP '030/50MHz accelerator only
                    129:       works when all memory banks are switched to <span class="quote">&#8220;<span class="quote">Extended</span>&#8221;</span>
                    130:       (J12?).</p>
                    131:     </div>
                    132: <div id="ftn.emplant-scsi" class="footnote">
                    133:             <p><a href="#emplant-scsi" class="para"><sup class="para">[2] </sup></a>The Emplant SCSI adapter has been reported by a party to hang
                    134:             after doing part of the installation without problems.
                    135:             </p>
                    136:           </div>
                    137: <div id="ftn.voodoo-footnote" class="footnote">
                    138:               <p><a href="#voodoo-footnote" class="para"><sup class="para">[3] </sup></a>3Dfx Voodoo 3 and Banshee cards are only supported with 
                    139:              wscons and only if installed in a compatible PCI bridge. Voodoo 4
                    140:              and Voodoo 5 boards might work but are untested. X server is not 
                    141:              supported on Voodoo yet. Currently Voodoo needs initialization in
                    142:              AmigaOS before starting the NetBSD (unless used with G-REX, which
                    143:              does this on a firmware level).</p>
                    144:             </div>
                    145: <div id="ftn.cvppc-footnote" class="footnote">
                    146:               <p><a href="#cvppc-footnote" class="para"><sup class="para">[4] </sup></a>CVPPC/BVPPC cards are only supported with wscons and only
                    147:              with unaccelearted genfb driver. X server is not supported on 
                    148:              these cards yet.</p>
                    149:            </div>
                    150: <div id="ftn.no-X-retina-a2410" class="footnote">
                    151:               <p><a href="#no-X-retina-a2410" class="para"><sup class="para">[5] </sup></a>No X server for Retina Z2 and A2410, currently.</p>
                    152:             </div>
                    153: <div id="ftn.draco-zorro" class="footnote">
                    154:             <p><a href="#draco-zorro" class="para"><sup class="para">[6] </sup></a>The DraCo Zorro-2 bus does not recognize a couple of boards
                    155:             (known: Melody Z2, ITH ISDN Master II).  Worse: boards in
                    156:             ConfigIn/ConfigOut order behind them won't be found, either. This
                    157:             is not a NetBSD problem, but a design problem in the board (yes,
                    158:             right).</p>
                    159:           </div>
                    160: <div id="ftn.pcmcia-ethernet" class="footnote">
                    161:             <p><a href="#pcmcia-ethernet" class="para"><sup class="para">[7] </sup></a>Due to bugs in amiga-specific PCMCIA code only NE2000-compatible
                    162:            cards are expected to work.</p>
                    163:            </div>
                    164: <div id="ftn.pci-ethernet" class="footnote">
                    165:             <p><a href="#pci-ethernet" class="para"><sup class="para">[8] </sup></a>PCI network cards are supported only when installed in a 
                    166:            compatible PCI bridge.</p>
                    167:            </div>
                    168: <div id="ftn.scsi-scanners" class="footnote">
                    169:             <p><a href="#scsi-scanners" class="simpara"><sup class="simpara">[9] </sup></a>There are reports that the Mustek and HP Scanjet scanners
                    170:             hang if accessed from the A3000. This might apply to other
                    171:             33C93-adapters, too.</p>
                    172:           </div>
                    173: </div>
                    174: </div></div>
                    175: 
                    176: """
                    177: ]]
                    178: [[!tag tier2port]]

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