Re: HPPA and lenny
On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 05:19:46PM +0100, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> I know very little about hppa, but from what I read in this thread -
> which was surprisingly helpful so far - it's the kernel that makes stuff
> break on newer, faster hardware. And if we want to provide a stable and
> useful port to our users then that needs to get fixed. Not only so that
> we can build packages, but also so that users get a stable system.
The ironic thing being on the very fastest machines, due to a fix in
place to sort out some coherency issues, we don't see it at all, which
is why it has taken so long to get fixed.