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At 07:50 -0500 on 2004-7-17 Tom Gall wrote:
> xorg is now marked stable on ppc64. The bits for running native X
> with either an ATI card or NV card now works.
Thanks, just built it, will check it out soon.
> You'll want to remove ppc from your keywords. At the moment one can
> not mix and match the two. That can cause no end of trouble!
Well, there are packages that do not have a ppc keyword but work, in
fact there are too many to enumerate in /etc/portage/ppc.keywords
(alternatively, I am too lazy to enumerate them ;-) ). That's the
reason for the ppc keyword.
> I'm not sure what to gander from this list. Are you saying you
> emerged some of these packages as ppc when you're on a ppc64 box
> running the 64 bit gentoo?
Yes, that's precisely the case. I will file appropriate bugs then as
soon as I find the time.
If it was so, it might be; and if it were so, it would be; but as
it isn't, it ain't. That's logic.
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