Debian ppc64 port

Target

The Debian/PowerPC64 (ppc64) port project is active for supporting Big-endian 64-bit PowerPC CPUs as follows:

PowerPC 970/970FX/970MP/970GX, Cell BE and PowerXCell 8i (PPE only), POWER4/4+, POWER5/5+, POWER6/6+, POWER7/7+, POWER8, POWER9, PowerPC A2, Xenon, PA6T, PowerPC e5500, PowerPC e6500.

ABI

64-bit PowerPC ELF Application Binary Interface Supplement

ppc64 porterbox for Debian Developers

pizzetti.debian.org

ppc64 buildd status

Buildd status of ppc64 (unstable)

Buildd status of ppc64 (experimental)

Buildd stats of ppc64

Buildd overview of ppc64

Apt-line

deb http://ftp.ports.debian.org/debian-ports/ sid main
deb-src http://httpredir.debian.org/debian sid main
deb http://ftp.ports.debian.org/debian-ports/ unreleased main
deb-src http://ftp.ports.debian.org/debian-ports/ unreleased main

Setting up a ppc64 chroot on a powerpc system

debootstrap --no-check-gpg --arch=ppc64 --variant=buildd sid /chroots/sid-ppc64 http://ftp.ports.debian.org/debian-ports/
chroot /chroots/sid-ppc64
mount -t proc proc /proc

Then, edit apt-line and install 'debian-ports-archive-keyring' package from official repository.

Contact

If you are interested in porting to Debian ppc64 port, please contact ppc64 buildd maintainers.


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