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3   Simulated Machines

Simics scripts for starting Malta machines are located in the [workspace]/targets/malta/ directory, while the actual configuration scripts can be found in [simics]/targets/malta/.

3.1   Malta

The default configuration can be modified as described in section 3.2.

3.1.1   Malta Scripts

This chapter explains the files used to boot Linux on Malta.
malta-linux-common.simics
Starts the Malta machine with the default configuration to boot linux.

3.2   Parameters for Machine Scripts

The following parameters can be set before running the malta-linux-common.simics scripts. Other *-linux-*.simics scripts may set some of the parameters unconditionally, and do not allow the user to override them.

3.2.1   malta-linux-common

$cpu_class
MIPS processor to use (default mips-4kc).
$freq_mhz
The clock frequency in MHz for the processor.
$rtc_time
Date and time of the real-time clock at boot.

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