1. Sergei_Shablovsky

    FreeBSD on MPC8343E PowerQUICC II (Polycom HDX 4500)

    Dear FreeBSD Gurus! Is someone here have experience with successfully installed FreeBSD on MPC8343EVRAGDB (MPC8343E PowerQUICC II) -based system? Not sure about FreeBSD v.14 because a lot of 32-bit drivers/services may be deprecated, but v.13 may be working better on 32-bit devices, especially...
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    Cross-compile on FreeBSD PPC64 for OSX PPC(64)?

    If anyone has a practical experience, please advise me. I am a Mac user for past 20 years, and at the moment I am trying to build some modern open-source software to run on my G5 Quad under 10.6 PPC. Most of it does build (I use Macports for that). However some fail, including software that I...
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    Creating a custom repo with poudriere output and standalone builds

    Hi, before using poudriere I built a bunch of "standalone" packages. ( pkg create -ao /usr/ports/packages/All, or simply by running "make package; make install" in some ports). I also created some packages with poudriere using a limited list. My question is pretty simple, is it there any way...
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    Mac Mini [Powerpc] - Problem installing pkg

    Hello! I installed with success the FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE on my Apple Mac Mini G4 (A1103), but I am having some issues to installing pkg My network card doesnt work, this way, when I try to install some packages via cd0 using bsdconfig, I get the error below When i try to use the bsdconfig ->...
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    [powerpc] iBook G4 USB Boot issues

    I have a ibook G4 that doesn't have a working cd drive :/ I am using the current build's memstick image, latest as of posting this thead. I am getting an "Invalid Memory Access" while after the kernel gets loaded so i'm guessing before execution. I have tried multiple OS including OpenBSD, many...
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    OpenJDK on PPC?

    I have an old PowerBook G4 that I wanted to use for some Arduino development. Arduino 1.8 has a dependency on OpenJDK. FreshPorts indicates that OpenJDK as “ONLY_FOR_ARCHS: aarch64 amd64 armv6 armv7 i386 powerpc powerpc64” So that is good, however, bootstrap-OpenJDK (a dependency) shows...
  7. msplsh

    powerpc: Kernel panic on install

    I'm having a problem installing on a PowerMac3,1 400Mhz where I trigger this patch. https://svnweb.freebsd.org/base?view=revision&revision=297466 https://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/svn-src-head/2016-November/094009.html It panics with "timed sleep before timers are working" and reboots...
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    FreeBSD on an IBM Virtual I/O Server (VIOS)

    Hi, I like to install FreeBSD on an IBM Virtual I/O Server (VIOS). The current VIOS version (v2.2.3.50 - Standard Edition) is installed and VIOS is running on an IBM Power 720 Express (Model 8202-E4D). The following operating systems are successfully installed using the dvd-ram drive: IBM i...