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Re: Proposal: remove OSF/1 support
On Thu, 31 Mar 2022 06:32:54 +0000
nia <nia%NetBSD.org@localhost> wrote:
> According to a rather upset person on reddit, bootstrap has been
> broken for years, and I don't think we have the capability to test
> this platform even if we want to, since it's a proprietary platform
> that only runs on hardware that is increasingly rare.
I have still-working hardware, but am not objecting to removal.
My interest is rather limited these days, but it would be good to at
least assess how broken it is before we decide. I know GCC dropped
support for Tru64 around version 5 so that kind of places a limit on
what can be built. If anyone is interested in working on this I can
 The AlhaServer DS20 chugs around 500W at idle so it is sadly not
feasible to use it for anything but a paper weight in this day and age.
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