[OpenWrt-Devel] [RFC] TI/Intel Puma5 target.

Michael Richardson mcr at sandelman.ca
Mon Aug 18 12:10:24 EDT 2014

José Vázquez <ppvazquezfer at gmail.com> wrote:
    >> José Vázquez <ppvazquezfer at gmail.com> wrote: > According to the info i
    >> could find the cpu is a 400MHz arm1176 > (ARMv6k) with VFP and C55x
    >> DSP for VoIP, that runs in big endian mode; > seems that shares some
    >> features with TI Davinci, OMAP2 and/or Sitara.
    >> Seems to be too slow to operate enough counters for fq_codel, even if
    >> somehow it's fast enough to move 100Mb/s+ of traffic.

    > I have no idea how much fast it is, and you are right about unable to
    > move more than 100Mbps, but take in mind that OpenWRT is very versatile
    > and a lot of people use routers for other purposes than routing, as you
    > know.  If i had enough skills i would try to port it to kernel 3.3 or
    > 3.10, but i hadn't (mainly because i don't have enough knowledge of ARM
    > and the Puma5 code is "a bit strange" with a lot of Pal files that i
    > don't know what they are).

Sorry, wrong list!!!
Over on the cerowrt-devel list, we are looking for the replacement for the
Netgear 3800 on which to focus fq_codel/bufferbloat work, as the 3800 can't
reach much beyond 50Mb/s, which has become a problem as many have VDSL2/FTTH.

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