i face math issues with debian jessie with e5500 P5020 64bit too
if the math emulation is not enabled i dont thave the desktop running only the console.
This issue is not present on ubuntu mate/lubuntu/Xubuntu
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> Date: Tue, 5 Apr 2016 21:47:05 -0400
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> Subject: Re: Bug#819069: dietlibc: FTBFS on powerpcspe due to missing FPU emulation in library
> On Tue, Apr 05, 2016 at 11:07:00PM +0000, kaleb white wrote:
> > I don't know that. OK, so why not buy an iBook G3? It's a 740 (like my Clamshell) and Debian would work.
> Because the e500 core is a current embedded processor being used by some
> people who would like to run debian on those systems.
> It can not run powerpc code, and powerpc can't run powerpcspe code in many
> cases (the fpu design is not compatible, but non fpu stuff generally is).
> powerpcspe is 32bit power, but with 64bit registers and special signal
> processing instructions that powerpc doesn't have.
> Len Sorensen