Re: Bug#589804: Implement missing syscalls on Alpha
On Fri, Jul 23, 2010 at 06:36:20PM +1200, Michael Cree wrote:
> On 22/07/10 07:14, maximilian attems wrote:
> >On Wed, 21 Jul 2010, Michael Cree wrote:
> >>I have tested both these patches applied to the Debian 2.6.32-17 kernel
> >>source (though I did have to disable the buildcheck.py script as the ABI
> >>didn't match) and it is running successfully on an Alpha PWS600au.
> >please send in the log of the broken ABI so that it can be ignored
> >on purpose.
I see thanks allmost everything changes as expected,
this leaves two opportunities:
A) ignore the abi change, as it is a clear improvement for alpha
and external module should be less of a trouble on this arch.
(considering that we haven't released yet)..
B) wait for an ABI bump to slide in those patches.
I prefer A, but will wait a while to see if anyone voices against.