[rescue] Re: G5 case
kurt at csh.rit.edu
Wed Jun 25 16:52:15 CDT 2003
On Wed, 25 Jun 2003, Eric Dittman wrote:
> > > > Part of that is Debian supports a bunch of architectures...
> > > > and supporting anything other than x86 in 2.4 or beyond is passe.
> > > There is support for systems other than x86 in 2.4,
> > > and most of them are actively maintained, so I don't
> > > know where you got that idea.
> > > > And 2.4 has taken a while to become really stable...
> > > Yes, and it has been stable for a long time.
> > Really? It's been stable on sun4c machines for a long time?
> > No, it hasn't. Hell, it hasn't been stable on ANY sparc32
> > machines for that long.
> Sun4c has been unsupported for a while. But that's
> only one subset.
Uh huh, but debian DOES support sun4c. But sun4m had severe problems
until maybe the last six months... and that's a LOT of systems
that 2.4 didn't work with.
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