On Mon, May 05, 2008 at 01:48:36PM +0200, Daniel Janzon wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-05-01 at 18:57 -0400, lanas wrote:
> > I noticed this thread. By the subject it seems it's taken for granted
> > that UML will run on a PowerPC. is this the case ?
> The only reason I assumed there was PowerPC support was that there is a
> directory sys-ppc (as well as sys-i386, sys-ia64 and sys-x86_64)
> in /arch/um in the kernel source. I have idea about the condition of
> those files; they may be age-old attempts for PowerPC-support only.
It was pretty much working once (many years ago, around 2.4.0ish, I
think), but is way out of date now (eg this was before the SKAS patches,
when ptrace was the only option).