i386-class support changed in F-13?

Glandvador glandvador at yahoo.com
Wed Jun 2 07:49:46 UTC 2010

On 02.06.2010 09:19, Peter Robinson wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 7:47 PM, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> On 06/02/2010 12:09 PM, Peter Robinson wrote:
>>> It does work in F-12, the response for the lack of support in F-13 was
>>> 'deal with it'. There is suppose to be a patch to emulate it in the
>>> kernel but apparently it won't go upstream until its a generic infra
>>> patch that can allow support of other emulated bits in other cpus in a
>>> generic way. So its possible it will come back, but I don't hold up
>>> hope of a quick resolution. Which leaves us in a big predicament as to
>>> how we're going to support the 1.5 million odd XO-1s out there moving
>>> forward.
>> Can you file a ticket with FESCo?  Would be useful to track and resolve
>> this issue.
> I will do. I'll gather up all the bits I have an add it to the ticket.

Thank you Peter,

I hope a solution can be found before the obsolescence of F12. If 
needed, I'm ready to help.


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