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From: Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o>
To: gentoo-ppc-dev@l.g.o
Cc: Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-ppc-dev] Fwd: PPC kernel plan
Date: Fri, 07 May 2004 00:53:36
Message-Id: F65FCDBD-9FC0-11D8-A183-0003938E7E46@gentoo.org
This is what we are working on regarding ppc kernels:

> From: Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o> > Date: Tue 27 Apr 2004 16:32:29 CEST > To: ppc@g.o > Cc: Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o>, johnm@g.o > Subject: PPC kernel plan > > Hi, > > I would like to make the following proposal regarding ppc kernels: > > > Ebuild categories: > > - development-sources: 2.6 > > - gentoo-sources: 2.4 + whateverwewant > - gentoo-dev-sources: 2.6 + whateverwewant + gcloop > > - benh-sources: 2.4 + benh > - benh-dev-sources: 2.6 + benh + gcloop > > - pegasos-sources: 2.4 + pegasos > - pegasos-dev-sources: 2.6 + pegasos + gcloop > > - ames-dev-sources: 2.6 + ames (+ gcloop) > > > Virtuals: > > - virtual/ppc-sources -> benh-sources || pegasos-sources > - virtual/ppc-dev-sources -> benh-dev-sources || pegasos-dev-sources > || gentoo-dev-sources || development-sources > > - virtual/ppc64-sources -> ames-dev-sources > - virtual/ppc64-dev-sources -> ames-dev-sources > > The idea for having 'dev' and 'regular' sources i to prevent portage > from upgrading users with a 2.4 kernel to a 2.6 kernel. > Relation to keywording: dev-sources can be masked stable, no need to > keep those in unstable forever. > > The idea for separating pegasos from benh is to make keywording easier. > > Notes: > > - ppc-sources-crypto has no maintainer and has been removed from cvs > - ppc-sources-dev merges into gentoo-sources on the condition that > gentoo-sources migrates *completely* to kernel-2.eclass > - ppc-sources-benh gets merged with ppc-sources and the set is renamed > to benh-sources > - pegasos compatible ebuilds go into pegasos-* > - ppc-development-sources is renamed to benh-dev-sources > > > Headers: > > Preferably use linux-headers.

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Re: [gentoo-ppc-dev] Fwd: PPC kernel plan Mike Wellington <wellington@××××××.com>