[Maverick] [PATCH 0/9] Drop support for ia64 and sparc

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Wed Aug 18 17:48:39 UTC 2010


On 08/18/2010 11:40 AM, leann.ogasawara at canonical.com wrote:
> Earlier in the Maverick release cycle the Tech Board had posted an
> announcement [1] that we'd decommission support for the Ubuntu sparc and
> ia64 ports at Feature Freeze (ie Thurs Aug 12) if no interested parties
> stepped forward to take over maintenance.  No one has stepped forward to
> take ownership.  The Tech Board has subsequently voted (and approved) to
> decommission support for both these ports archs [2].  The following set
> of patches drop support for ia64 and sparc from our Maverick kernel.
>
> Luke, I've CC'd you on this just to give you a heads up since you've
> been maintaining the ubuntu-maverick-ports-meta git tree at the moment.
>
> Thanks,
> Leann
>
> [1] https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel-announce/2010-June/000722.html
> [2] https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/technical-board/2010-August/000441.html
>
> Leann Ogasawara (9):
>    Revert "UBUNTU: [Config] [FTBS] ia64: Temporarily disable
>      CONFIG_CEPH_FS"
>    Revert "UBUNTU: [Config] [FTBS] ia64: Temporarily disable gpiolib"
>    Revert "UBUNTU: [Config] [FTBS] sparc: Temporarily disable
>      CONFIG_MTD_NAND_DENALI"
>    Revert "UBUNTU: [Config] [FTBS] sparc: Temporarily disable
>      CONFIG_MFD_JANZ_CMODIO"
>    Revert "UBUNTU: [Config] [FTBS] sparc: Temporarily disable
>      CONFIG_INFINIBAND_QIB"
>    UBUNTU: Remove ia64 support
>    UBUNTU: [Config] Update portsconfigs after removing ia64 support
>    UBUNTU: Remove sparc support
>    UBUNTU: [Config] Update portsconfigs after removing sparc support
>
>   debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/ia64/ia64           | 9884 --------------------
>   debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/ia64/ia64.modules   | 2286 -----
>   debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64       | 9088 ------------------
>   debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64-smp   | 9174 ------------------
>   .../abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64-smp.modules     | 1976 ----
>   .../abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64.modules         | 1974 ----
>   debian.master/config/config.common.ports           |  533 +-
>   debian.master/config/enforce                       |    2 +-
>   debian.master/config/ia64/config.common.ia64       |  305 -
>   debian.master/config/ia64/config.flavour.ia64      |    3 -
>   debian.master/config/powerpc/config.common.powerpc |  266 -
>   debian.master/config/sparc/config.common.sparc     |  309 -
>   debian.master/config/sparc/config.flavour.sparc64  |    5 -
>   .../config/sparc/config.flavour.sparc64-smp        |    5 -
>   debian.master/control.d/vars.ia64                  |    6 -
>   debian.master/control.d/vars.sparc64               |    6 -
>   debian.master/control.d/vars.sparc64-smp           |    6 -
>   debian.master/control.stub.in                      |    4 +-
>   debian.master/d-i/kernel-versions.in               |    4 -
>   debian.master/etc/getabis                          |    2 -
>   debian.master/etc/kernelconfig                     |    2 +-
>   debian.master/rules.d/ia64.mk                      |   21 -
>   debian.master/rules.d/sparc.mk                     |   18 -
>   23 files changed, 267 insertions(+), 35612 deletions(-)
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/ia64/ia64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/ia64/ia64.modules
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64-smp
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64-smp.modules
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/abi/2.6.35-16.22/sparc/sparc64.modules
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/config/ia64/config.common.ia64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/config/ia64/config.flavour.ia64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/config/sparc/config.common.sparc
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/config/sparc/config.flavour.sparc64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/config/sparc/config.flavour.sparc64-smp
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/control.d/vars.ia64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/control.d/vars.sparc64
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/control.d/vars.sparc64-smp
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/rules.d/ia64.mk
>   delete mode 100644 debian.master/rules.d/sparc.mk
>
>

Looks good.

Acked-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner at canonical.com>
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Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com




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