Re: clisp install failure is a powerpc64 only problem?
- To: Philipp Kern <email@example.com>
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- Subject: Re: clisp install failure is a powerpc64 only problem?
- From: Mark Hymers <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2011 13:29:16 +0000
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On Fri, 14, Jan, 2011 at 02:05:29PM +0100, Philipp Kern spoke thus..
> am Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 07:55:40AM -0400 hast du folgendes geschrieben:
> > Of course, if someone can duplicate the bug running a 32-bit kernel that
> > changes things. I still think we probably need a powerpc64 porterbox if
> > powerpc is going to continue as a release architecture post squeeze.
> I lobbied hard to get ppc64 buildds at all. Now we have three: porpora,
> poulenc and praetorius. As porpora and poulenc are identical Apple XServe G5,
> and given that we still have the slow voltaire as a ppc32 around, it might make
> sense to get one of the two to be a ppc porterbox with 64bit kernel.
> I don't know if porterboxes are possible at that location, however. Thus
> Cc'ing d-admin and the local admin.
Unlikely we can make that a publically accessible porterbox I'm afraid.
I'd have to talk to networks at the University but I'm not sure they'd
be happy with it. I'll ask though.
Mark Hymers <mhy at debian dot org>
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