Re: The powerpc port should be removed from etch release candidates ...
On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 12:12:56PM +0200, Gabriel Paubert wrote:
> On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 08:41:34AM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 04:38:07PM +1000, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > >
> > > > Hey, cool. so ARCH=ppc will work both for apus and prep, and the rest should
> > > > go with ARCH=powerpc. This is the case both for 2.6.16 and the upcoming
> > > > 2.6.17, right ?
> > >
> > > I don't remember when he fixed it precisely but I think 2.6.16 got it
> > > yes.
> > Do you know if there are SMP PReP machines around ? I think i will do only a
> > UP -prep flavour.
> There were at least dual 604 PreP boards.
> I don't how many are still in use and running Linux.
I guess i will only do a UP flavour, and wait until someone asks for a SMP
version before seeing if it is worth it.