[OpenBIOS] [commit] r969 - in trunk/openbios-devel/arch: ppc/qemu ppc64/qemu
mark.cave-ayland at siriusit.co.uk
Tue Nov 30 22:57:06 CET 2010
Andreas Färber wrote:
> The callback function apparently provides a way for the OS to take over
> memory management from OpenFirmware. Thus the relation to ofmem.
> Haiku sets up a new page table based on the one from OpenFirmware, calls
> set-callback and expects to be asked for future memory allocations etc.
That's really strange - that doesn't seem to match the spec at all, plus
I don't see any mention of callbacks in the memory routines within the
OpenBOOT source code? I'm really not convinced that code is doing what
it thinks it should.
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