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2   Simics/Alpha Overview

2.1   Introduction

Simics/Alpha models machines based on the Alpha 21164 (EV5) processor and the DEC 21174 (also known as "Pyxis") chipset. Only Linux is supported as target operating system.

2.2   Supported Hardware

The simulated machines are similar to an AlphaPC 164LX, which is an OEM design that combins the Alpha 21164 processor with the 21174 chipset and a number of legacy PC components (behind a PCI-to-ISA south bridge).

Supported Devices
Ethernet controller(DEC21041)
Ethernet controller(DEC21140A)
Ethernet controller(DEC21143)
SCSI controller(SYM53C810)
SCSI controller(SYM53C875)
Graphics Adapter(Voodoo3)

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