Time to remove platforms/cell?
mpe at ellerman.id.au
Mon Sep 21 19:42:42 AEST 2015
On Thu, 2015-09-17 at 13:15 +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Thursday 17 September 2015 12:28:13 Marc Dietrich wrote:
> > Am Donnerstag, 17. September 2015, 19:45:38 schrieb Michael Ellerman:
> > > On Thu, 2015-09-17 at 10:43 +0200, Marc Dietrich wrote:
> > > > Am Donnerstag, 17. September 2015, 15:28:47 schrieb Michael Ellerman:
> > >
> > > [...]
> > >
> > > Having said all that, this email was mainly a fishing expedition to see if
> > > anyone still cares about Cell support at all. It sounds like you at least
> > > are running mainline kernels on PS3?
> > well, I like to but I couldn't get the kernel booting for some reason. Still
> > trying. Beside this, I have nothing against dropping the other cell systems,
> > but I'm only a "fun user", so my vote probably isn't counting
> No, your vote counts at least as much as a commercial user, because
> "fun users" are more likely to contribute back patches when something
Yep. I'm quite happy for us to try and maintain support indefinitely if folks
are still using the systems, and especially if they're able to report the odd
breakage that happens.
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