Re: [RFC/PATCH] Support for mach-xbox

From: Anders Gustafsson (
Date: Sun Jun 08 2003 - 04:18:06 EST

On Fri, Jun 06, 2003 at 04:56:52PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:
> Hi,
> > Attached is a patch that adds a new subachitecture for the xbox gaming
> Why does xbox need new subarchitecture?
> It should be normal PC...

It need to blacklist some pci-devices, if you touch them it hangs. And it
has different CLOCK_TICK_RATE. So booting an xbox-kernel on other PC's will
make the blacklisted pci-devices disappear, and you will get wrong
CLOCK_TICK_RATE. It also has different restart/shutdown code.

Anders Gustafsson - -
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