[CentOS-devel] Interested in IA64 build.

James A. Peltier jpeltier at sfu.ca
Tue Aug 28 20:10:18 EDT 2012


----- Original Message -----
| On 08/28/2012 04:32 PM, Lamar Owen wrote:
| > We finally got the electrical up (Mitsubishi 9900B 500KVA UPS woo
| > hoo....) in our research building's data center, and have a 20 CPU
| > Altix 3700 up, running, and available to do this.  I know about
| > and am pulling the 'c5-wip' tree Karanbir built a while back, and
| > have allocated 1.4TB of disk on our Clariions here to the effort.
| >  Now, I know the last time this was brought up it didn't go very
| > far; but I'm still interested in doing this, even if for private
| > use here on our three Altix systems.
| 
| *fear*
| 
| > James, did you get very far?  Karanbir, what would be the chances
| > of a 'refresh' of the ia64 c5-wip tree to 5.8?
| > 
| 
| it should be fairly straightforward - the yum ( mx actually ) issues
| that i ran into way back when, are also resolved now. But, is there
| any
| interest ?

>From my perspective no.  No interest whatsoever.

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