Subject: Re: Split or don't split arm32?
To: Matt Thomas <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-ports
Date: 12/20/2000 12:20:47
	Given the discussions on a common ELF format for arm26 and arm32
	code, might it make more sense to work towards a common 'arch/arm'
	and then separate arm26, riscpc, shark, cats, and others ports.

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Tue, 19 Dec 2000, Matt Thomas wrote:

> At one point in time, it was discussed that the arm32 port
> should be split into 3 separate ports: dnard (shark), cats,
> and riscpc (acorn?).
> This would the common arm32 code and headers in arch/arm32
> but move the "port" specific to their respective directives.
> The reason I'm asking is another arm32 based will be coming
> to the repository soon and I'd like to do any split before
> I committing for it (or figure out how to glue it into arm32).
> For those that care, this will be a hpcarm32 port for arm32
> based handhelds like the Compaq iPaq.
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