Re: [buildd] Etch?
I did try running Mozilla under Sarge on my Amiga 2000 with 40HMz 030
and 16M of 32-bit RAM with graphics going to my X-Terminal. I did work,
but it did cause the machine to swap like mad. Took about 5 minutes to
get it initially running. Once it was running though, response was
slow, but it did work.
I since discovered Dillo, which was sufficient for my needs, and didn't
need as large a footprint.
Have not tride KDE, Gnome, Evolution or friends on this hardware.
A kernel compile is about a 6-hour job here (2.4.30 with GCC 2.95.4),
and that is more CPU bound than it is memory bound.
On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 04:50:41PM -0500, Ron Johnson wrote:
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> Stephen R Marenka wrote:
> > On Fri, Aug 04, 2006 at 01:43:46AM +1000, Finn Thain wrote:
> >> On Thu, 3 Aug 2006, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> >>> Hi all,
> >>> I don't know what everyone else thinks about it here, but it would
> >>> appear to me that making it in time for Etch is not going to happen
> >>> anymore now.
> >>> * Too many compiler bugs
> >> Do you have the toolchain bug IDs at hand?
> > The issues I know about and have been chasing when I have time are at
> > <http://wiki.debian.org/DebianM68kGcc>.
> > My thoughts on the current failed packages (that are m68k-specific) are
> > loosely sorted out at
> > <http://people.debian.org/~smarenka/m68kbugs/reports/failed-bynotes.html>.
> Impertinent question, maybe: does anyone using m68k use, for
> example, Mozilla or Evolution? I'd be adverse to running KDE, Konq,
> GNOME 2.14, Evo, Mozilla, Tbird, FF, etc, etc all on a 10 year old
> If these RAM hogging apps are marked no-build, would that raise the
> build percentage?
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> For example, it is "common sense" to white-power racists that
> whites are superior to blacks, and that those with brown skins
> are mud people.
> However, that "common sense" is obviously wrong.
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