Sparc64 doesn't care about you, and you shouldn't care about Sparc64

Mark Linimon linimon at
Thu Nov 12 15:11:12 UTC 2015

On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 08:41:11AM -0500, alexmcwhirter at wrote:
> As far as sun4v goes, it's almost identical to sun4u. Basically you just
> need to have drivers for the virtual devices, serial console would be the
> fist big one. Other than that, sun4u code should run with little to no
> changes.

My understanding was that the virtual memory hardware is different, and
that is why our first effort to support sun4v stalled.


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