svn commit: r52992 - head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/platforms

Mark Linimon linimon at
Thu May 9 05:18:48 UTC 2019

Author: linimon
Date: Thu May  9 05:18:47 2019
New Revision: 52992

  Attempt to bring this page into the current decade, part 1: remove news
  from 2011 and previous; point to the mailing list rather then grehan,
  who is now less active; point to the wiki as a better reference of
  currently supported systems.


Modified: head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/platforms/ppc.xml
--- head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/platforms/ppc.xml	Thu May  9 02:30:56 2019	(r52991)
+++ head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/platforms/ppc.xml	Thu May  9 05:18:47 2019	(r52992)
@@ -39,22 +39,22 @@
     <a href="&base;/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/articles/committers-guide/archs.html">
     Tier 2</a> platform.  That means it is
     not being fully supported by our security officer, release engineers and
-    toolchain maintainers.</p>
+    toolchain maintainers.  However, it is supported by portmgr (package
+    building).</p>
+  <p>The most up-to-date information about supported hardware is currently
+    being maintained
+    <a href="">on the wiki</a>.</p>
   <hr noshade="noshade"/>
   <h3><a name="news">Latest News</a></h3>
-    <li><strong>05 January, 2011</strong>: Support for the Sony Playstation 3
-      has been committed to SVN.</li>
-    <li><strong>13 July, 2010</strong>: Support for the powerpc64 architecture
-      added.</li>
-    <li><strong>03 March, 2008</strong>: Support for Freescale®
-      PowerQUICC III MPC85XX family system-on-chip development boards
-      has been committed into CVS.</li>
-    <li><strong>27 February, 2008</strong>: FreeBSD 7.0 is the first
-      release to officially support the FreeBSD/ppc port.</li>
+    <li><strong>05 June, 2019</strong>: FreeBSD has been tested and seems
+      to work on the
+      <a href="">Raptor
+        Blackbird</a>.</li>
   <hr noshade="noshade"/>
@@ -96,15 +96,16 @@
   <h4><a name="5">Who should I contact?</a></h4>
-  <p><a href="mailto:grehan at">Peter Grehan</a> is the project
-    leader.  Contact him if you can contribute code.  If you just want
-    to know about the status of this project, check this page
-    regularly or join the
-    <a href="#list">FreeBSD/ppc mailing list</a>.</p>
+  <p>The <a href="#list">FreeBSD/ppc mailing list</a> is the main
+    resource.</p>
   <hr noshade="noshade"/>
   <h3><a name="hardware">Supported Hardware</a></h3>
+  <p>The most up-to-date information about supported hardware is currently
+    being maintained
+    <a href="">on the wiki</a>.</p>
   <p>The FreeBSD/ppc port should run on any New-World Apple machine (any Apple
     machine with a built-in USB port), as well as the Sony Playstation 3. A

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