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Re: Obsolete m68k
- From: John Marshall <johnm at falch dot net>
- To: Andrew Cagney <ac131313 at cygnus dot com>
- Cc: gdb at sources dot redhat dot com
- Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2002 14:16:47 +0100
- Subject: Re: Obsolete m68k
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On Sun, Jan 06, 2002 at 12:26:50PM -0500, Andrew Cagney wrote:
> The m68k is currently not multi-arched. If the m68k isn't converted to
> use the multi-arch framework it will be made obsolete.
Please no! :-)
The Palm OS port (we hope to have remote-palmos.c in a state in which
it might be acceptable for submission sometime soonish) uses m68k, and
represents some number of tens of thousands of users. I imagine there
are other m68k users too.
> If anyone else is interested in multi-arching this target,
If noone more knowledgeable wants to do this target, I will read the
multi-arch howto and volunteer to fix it. But it might take me a
> please first ensure that you have a GPL assignment for GDB in place.
I sent a request-assign.future for binutils and GDB (with the email
address firstname.lastname@example.org) to fsf-records on 2001-12-18. How long
should one wait for a response before starting to pester them?