[Ksummit-2012-discuss] [ATTEND] <ding> "Bring out your dead" <ding>...

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Fri Jun 29 22:56:14 UTC 2012

On 06/29/2012 01:27 PM, David Woodhouse wrote:
> On Fri, 2012-06-29 at 18:14 +0000, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
>> I'm glad that never got included usptream. HP-UX support on PARISC
>> was the other one that we used to support. 
> The core lcall7/lcall27 support *was* included upstream, I believe.
> And was a pain in the arse, and subsequently ripped out.

Yes, but not the whole compatibility blob.  More importantly, unlike the
Alpha and so on, we didn't do the "compatibility ABI is the Linux ABI"
thing which has let to so much ABI divergence.


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