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Re: PPC64 port status

On Fri, Apr 01, 2016 at 07:59:50AM +0900, Hiroyuki Yamamoto wrote:
> Hi,
> wbonnet@theitmakers.com wrote:
> > The current target is e5500, which means i rebuild packages with the following additionnal flags : -mcpu=e5500 -mno-altivec -mtune=e5500
> >
> > Is there some more generic flags i could use ?
> According to binutils, opcodes of e5500 is added to ones of Book E, and so on to POWER4.
> Opcodes of Book E may not be able to be understood by except for Freescale CPUs.

My understanding of reading things was that book e was marged in 2.03
of the powerpc spec, and should work on any 64bit powerpc chip.  Maybe I
didn't understand it.

Len Sorensen

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