Re: genesi and open rd
On Mon, Feb 08, 2010 at 02:46:00PM +0100, Karsten König wrote:
> Oh right I forgot, it still runs on the openmoko phone, which is ARMv4t =)
> OT: Are there plans to raise this to ARMv5 or even higher after Squeeze? Or
> are the benefits not worth dropping the older devices?
> Marvells Kirkwood beeing v5 and pretty recent I guess skipping right to ARMv6
> or v7 is not on the list for Squeeze+1
Well with ARMv5 being the instruction set of the ARM7, ARM9, ARM10,
StrongARM, Xscale and some marvell chips, I don't thing anyone would
want to drop support for that. I am not sure which ones are ARMv4
instruction set. Very few chips (mainly cortex it seems) uses ARMv6 or
ARMv7 so far.