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Re: kfreebsd-alpha

2011/7/19 Robert Millan <rmh@debian.org>:
> 2011/7/19 Axel Beckert <abe@debian.org>:
>> You mean FreeBSD there, right?
> Yes, the kernel specifically.
>>> and our glibc port is in bitrot.
>> Oh, there was one?
> Glibc was initially ported by Bruno Haible for i386 and alpha in 2002.
>  I took his source and started working to bootstrap Debian on i386
> only.
>>> Should we remove kfreebsd-alpha support from glibc-ports already?
>> Did anyone ever use it?
> No.  Nobody even attempted to bootstrap it AFAICT.

Adding more to it, Debian removed support for alpha in Squeeze.

Since nobody objected, I just removed alpha support from glibc-ports,
it didn't make any sense to keep.

Robert Millan

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