Re: The (uncalled for) toolchain maintainers roll call for stretch
On 09/10/2016 12:48 AM, Matthias Klose wrote:
> Uncovered by the upstream primary and secondary platforms are the mips*
> architectures and powerpc. For the uncovered archs I would expect somehow more
> and pro-active Debian maintenance, however I fail to see this happen.
> - see the history of ftbfs on the buildd page of the gcc-snapshot package
> - see the status of the gcc-6 package for the pre-release uploads
> - see the number of RC issues for binutils which came up with 2.27,
> some still open.
> - Toolchain packages are not watched by porters, and I can't track
> every regression myself, however this is not done well by porters.
> On the recent Porter's call I didn't see any toolchain support for the powerpc
I would actually be happy to take over the powerpc port as its official porter.
I'm already taking care of powerpcspe, so I think it would be a perfect fit.
Let me know what needs to be done to make this happen! I don't want to see
powerpc go too soon.
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