Coda File System

Re: jumpstart, mac clients?

From: Peter J. Braam <>
Date: Sun, 26 Jul 1998 08:04:55 -0400 (EDT)

We are in a rush this week with a big demo so this has to be short.  But
Shafeeq is right. Just get someone to write the assembly code for PPC.
After that btw, you should be able to compile the rest really easily.

You can probably get this code out of the ARLA projects port of LWP. 

Forget about using pre-emptive threads.  Coda won't work with them
currently - you'd have to emulate lwp threads.


On Sun, 26 Jul 1998, anthonyj wrote:

> I am looking over the original lwp source and the Linux threads FAQ as 
> this is mostly new to me. Hopefully my optimism will make up for my lack 
> of experience with this. Can you recommend any other source(s) of 
> information that might be helpful?
> >Since oldlwp already works on linux, I'd imagine that it just needs to have 
> the 
> >context switch code written for PowerPC, but I might be too optimistic.
> >
> >Good luck,
> >Shafeeq
> >
Received on 1998-07-26 08:05:27