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From: John Davis <zhen@g.o>
Subject: Re: ATTN: arch leads, important information
Date: Sun, 28 Dec 2003 10:12:25 -0500
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Jason Wever wrote:
~ > 2.6 may be problematic to get usable on sparc64 in time for release.
| Currently, the vanilla 2.6.0 has broken keyboard/mouse and serial
| port support on SBUS based sparc64 machines.  Additionally, the loading of
| ANY console font at boot time will make any sparc64 keyboard unusable.

No worries - just give us what you can support. If 2.6 is impossible,
2.4.23 will be fine.

|
| I've put up some docs, as well as the configs for SILO that we've been
| using at http://dev.gentoo.org/~weeve/silo/
|

Great :)

|
| gcloop does build on sparc however, though the prerequisite packages
| currently either lack sparc and/or ~sparc keywords.  I also have not
| tested it's functionality.
|

Don't worry too much about gcloop for 2004.0. Daniel, correct me if I am
wrong, but my understanding is that for 2004.0, we will be using regular
loop, not gcloop for compatibility sakes.

Cheers,
//zhen
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<http://dev.gentoo.org/~zhen>

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