Current state of Fedora 9 on OM?

Phil phil at
Mon Sep 29 19:40:38 CEST 2008


Andy Green wrote:
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> Somebody in the thread at some point said:
> |>> Fedora does have an arm port but it is for the armv5 instruction set
> |>> AFAIK, s3c2442 has 920T core which is armv4.
> |
> |
> | refers to building a fedora 9 kernel in virtualbox - I asked if there
> | was a working image available that has actually been installed on the FR?
> That thread is talking about my problems trying to get OE to build stuff
> on a Fedora host, the post means Holger tried out Fedora on his PC using
> virtualbox to fix the build action.
> What you're asking about is something completely different AFAICT,
> running ARM-compiled Fedora on a Freerunner, AFAIK the answer is "no" as
> I explained above.  But I would love to see it, Debian with Gnome looks
> very cool indeed on Freerunner.

OK, now I think I understand - so we need an armv4 version? - I presume 
that means there is no interest for doing the work for that (older?) 
instruction set?


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