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Re: adding src/README.md
On 10/10/18 10:32, matthew green wrote:
> one comment in general, not this specific instance:
>> - Why "VAX" and "M68k" are capitalized while "arm64" and "amd64" are
>> not? Why don't you use "aarch64" instead of "arm64"? How do you
>> choose options for build.sh (what happens if they don't have ~/obj)?
> please, use arm64 in any public documentation and avoid using
> the confusing "aarch64" anywhere that doesn't _need_ it.
> we don't want to repeat the "amd64" problem where people don't
> install it on 64 bit intel system because it says amd.
Then you've got it backwards. ThunderX2, for example, is not an Arm
core, it's Cavium's own design.
The /Architecture/ name is AArch64; it avoids using Arm for precisely
the reason you state - it causes confusion as to which products support it.
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