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Debian s390x port (aka 31 bits is not enough)

During Debconf 11, I got access to a fast s390 machine, and I have started to work on a Debian s390x port, the 64-bit version of the s390 port. One of my goal was to help the SPARC64 port, as some of the issues are the same: both are 64-bit big-endian, don’t support unaligned access and behave differently between -fpic and -fPIC. Read more here

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  1. Pingback by Debian s390x port (aka 31 bits is not enough) | Debian-News.net … | Linux Blog — August 17, 2011 @ 5:45 am

    […] a Debian s390x port, the 64-bit version of the s390 port. One of my goal. See the article here: Debian s390x port (aka 31 bits is not enough) | Debian-News.net … This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged debconf, during-debconf, fast-s390, goal, s390, […]

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