Re: 64bit status report : biarch toolchain and ppc64 debian kernel.
At Wed, 17 Aug 2005 16:30:33 +1000,
Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > Yeah, things are not as fast as we hope, but we are a volunteer organisation,
> > so we will see.
> > But if in a month or so NPTL is not yet enabled, we will go and ask them, but
> > the current way is to make small incremental steps, i guess.
> Turning on NPTL is a one liner or such in the package config file... it
> work fine, I've been running NPTL enabled packages for ages.
It's under testing. Probably glibc 2.3.5-4 will have ppc32/nptl support.
Note that ppc64 already uses NPTL (and LT is not supported).