Reminder: removal of APUS and Gemini still pending

Christoph Hellwig hch at
Mon Sep 19 19:10:46 EST 2005

On Mon, Sep 19, 2005 at 08:01:44AM +1000, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> That sounds like a mistake to me...
> > get proper changesets with attribution instead of a big patch (the plan 
> > is to forward-merge the changes until after the transition, then turn 
> > them back into a diff and apply them step by step).
> One of the things I particularly want to do is to remove the special
> cases in the virtual<->physical address translations for APUS.
> Perhaps the sparsemem or discontigmem code could be used instead?

The apus codedrop Sven put into the Debian Kernel SVN repo has this
removed, see:

even if apus folks don't want to merge now all the core touching parts
of that patch should go in as they clanup the ifdef APUS mess quite a

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