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Re: zlib and biarch/triarch

Mark Brown <broonie@sirena.org.uk> (28/05/2012):
> Ask the s390x folks, they asked for them.  Though what on earth inspired
> them to name the new architecture such that the old architecture name is
> a substring of the new name is beyond me...  As far as I can tell nobody
> is really using the biarch packages on most architectures, it's a check
> box feature for the architectures - a couple use them to build some of
> the bootloaders but not many.

Reminds me of arm/armel.

(I won't say a word on mips/mipsel and {*-,}{i386,amd64}. ;-))


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