Re: The powerpc port should be removed from etch release candidates ...
On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 09:10:32AM +1000, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-05-03 at 15:02 +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Wed, May 03, 2006 at 03:18:40PM +1000, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > >
> > > > > Its not a mkvmlinuz problem, the problem is in the kernel itself, and will
> > > > > probably be fixed for 2.6.17. I am watching this, and will try to do a
> > > > > backport if something promising comes on. Not sure i will have the time to fix
> > > > > it myself though.
> > >
> > > Prep has been relegated to an embedded platform that builds only in
> > > arch/ppc for now. It should still work there though. We might move it
> > > over to powerpc one day...
> > You told me on irc that you broke prep on arch/ppc, did you fix it again ?
> Paulus did afaik
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 ?
So, the basic plan is to have a -prep ARCH=ppc flavour in addition of the
-powerpc one. I will add this over this WE.