Armeb removal before 12

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Jun 13 18:23:25 UTC 2018

In message <CANCZdfpuV-97=u-p4iHki7nQ4Kg9z=fPnatQ02GOPpGzuQfERA at>, Warner Losh writes:

>One can, with a lot of effort, do 64MB too, but it's more effort than for
>i386. Even at 64MB on i386, though, the number of things you can do is
>quite limited. You can't build anything on that machine. 

Well, we *do* have code for something called "swap-devices", and
belive it or not, I actually ran make world in 64MB recently - just
to see if it would work.  Took most of a week.

PS: No opinion on the proposed removal.

Poul-Henning Kamp       | UNIX since Zilog Zeus 3.20
phk at FreeBSD.ORG         | TCP/IP since RFC 956
FreeBSD committer       | BSD since 4.3-tahoe    
Never attribute to malice what can adequately be explained by incompetence.

More information about the freebsd-arm mailing list