The first Linux-ready, 64-bit RISC-V SoC

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Re: The first Linux-ready, 64-bit RISC-V SoC

Postby pylkko » 2019-01-01 10:29

IT appears that other players in the game are starting to realize that an open ISA will be a big thing. MIPS announces that they will open their ISA:

https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page= ... ource-2019
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Re: The first Linux-ready, 64-bit RISC-V SoC

Postby Head_on_a_Stick » 2019-02-08 20:23

Interesting blog post:

Building a RISC-V PC

The author uses Fedora but I think Debian testing/unstable can be made to work.

Here is a github repository (also linked in the blog post) that contains all the drivers needed to get the HiFive board working with kernel 4.19-rc2:

https://github.com/westerndigitalcorpor ... C-V-Linux/
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