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Re: ColdFire was Re: [buildd] Etch?


On Wed, Aug 09, 2006 at 11:38:05AM +0200, Roman Zippel wrote:
> > I fail to see what a virtual machine can bring to the m68k port. Maybe
> > can you enlighten me?
> > 
> > BTW, I believed the idea was to emulate in kernel space the missing
> > opcodes from legacy m68k on CF to avoid whatever modifications on
> > the m68k legacy port or to limit them.
> I hope you realize, that this contradicts your first statement.

Uh? Emulating only some opcodes in the CF kernel is not like a bloated
virtual machine in user space, is it?

> Converting to gentoo sounds more and more attractive... :(

This would not be Debian anymore. By not proposing binaries, it would
fail to show it is workable.

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