[OpenBIOS] Solaris anyone?

Mark Cave-Ayland mark.cave-ayland at siriusit.co.uk
Mon Jun 20 11:07:41 CEST 2011

On 15/06/11 19:48, Blue Swirl wrote:

>> By the way, what would it take to get the space[cwLd] commands in
>> OpenBIOS?  They come in handy for verifying these asi accesses.
> Shouldn't be very difficult. Since on Sparc32 it's not possible to
> give ASI in a register, a switch or hand assembly would be needed.

+1 this is a fairly easy job - handcraft some assembly into C and then 
bind it into Forth. I'm happy to give you some pointers and help review 
the patch if you can write it (especially as I know some of the space* 
words are used in the SPARC64 loader too).



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