Re: sparc ABI status ?
On Mon, Dec 06, 2004 at 10:22:26AM -0500, James A. Morrison wrote:
> Bill Allombert <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Hello Sparc porters,
> > My package pari include assembly code for several sparc ABI
> > sparcv7, sparcv8_super and sparcv8_super.
> > Which one should I choose ? Is it true that sparcv7 is no more
> > supported by Debian/sparc ?
> SPARC v8plus is the default ABI.
Is that sparcv8_super or sparcv8_micro ?
> > Secondly, what is the status of the Debian/sparc64 port ?
> Debian SPARC is a 32 bit userspace. However, some base packages are also for
> sparc64. E.g., GCC, GlibC, libncurses. So you can compile whatever programs
> you want in 64 bit mode.
I thought they was a mechanism to rebuild a Debian package in 64 bit
mode. This is important here since this package need to use 64bit asm
file in this case.
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