Purpose

The purpose of this page is to demonstrate that armel meets the [http://release.debian.org/lenny_arch_policy.html architecture recertification criteria for lenny].

If some of these requirements are irrelevant or implausible for the port, please add a waiver request indicating why and how this isn't a problem for the arch in bold.

Availability

The architecture is publicly available without NDAs via:

  1. [http://www.balloonboard.org/ Balloonz] (Balloonboard 3.0)

  2. [http://www.applieddata.net/ ADS] (Bitsyx, VGX, AGX, ...)

  3. [http://www.linksys.com Linksys] (NSLU2)

  4. [http://www.arcom.com/pc104-xscale-viper.htm Arcom] (Viper, ...)

  5. [http://www.arm.com/ ARM Corp] (Integrator?)

  6. [http://www.europe.nokia.com/nokia/0,,74866,00.html Nokia] (770)

  7. [http://www.iriver.com/ iRiver] PMP-120/140, [ftp://ftp.gpl-devices.org/pub/vendors/iRiver/PMP-1xx/ GPL'd firmware]

  8. [http://www.intel.com/ Intel] (IXDP240x, IXP28xx, ...)

  9. [http://www.radisys.com/ Radisys] (ENP-2611, ENP-2605, ...)

  10. [http://www.peplink.com/ PePLink] (MANGA, MANGA Mini, ...)

  11. [http://www.iyonix.com/ Castle] (Iyonix)

  12. [http://www.giantshoulderinc.com/ Loft] (IXP42x)

  13. [http://www.glomationinc.com/ Glomation] (GESBC-9312-sc, ...)

  14. [http://www.embeddedarm.com/ Technologic Systems] (TS-7200, TS-7250, TS-7260, ...)

  15. [http://www.logicpd.com/ LogicPD] (PXA270 Card Engine)

  16. [http://www.thecus.com/ Thecus] (Yes Box N2100 etc)

oh, and about 100 others.

Developer machines

The following machines are available to developers:

tunnocks.toby-churchill.com. A machine (Balloon3: 500Mhz pxa270, 512MB RAM, 250GB HD), has been installed. Now externally accessible, but IP likely to change to a permanent one and DNS changes pending. Contact wookey@wookware.org for access until it is integrated with Debian LDAP. Thanx to Cambridge University Engineering Dept for the machine, Balloonz Ltd for the 250GB HD and Toby Churchill Ltd for hosting in their server room at the end of a leased line.

Port maintainers

The Debian port is maintained by the following developers, who actively work on architecture specific issues:

  1. Riku Voipio
  2. Joey Hess
  3. Aurelien Jarno
  4. Wookey
  5. Colin Tuckley

Users

The port is being actively used at the following sites:

  1. Stuart Anderson, C2 Systems, on Gumstix for customer projects.
  2. Tim Small, SEOSS Ltd, on Buffalo Linkstation Pros, for customer projects.

Popcon indicates 13 users of the architecture as at 2007/12/22.

This port will eventually replace the arm port. Please see ["armLennyReleaseRecertification"] for potential users.

Installer

The installer is being maintained by Joey Hess and it's currently working effectively.

Upstream support

Upstream support is provided by:

Archive coverage and Autobuilder support

Archive cleanliness

The port builds from unmodified Debian source.

Autobuilders

The following machines run buildds for the port:

adminned by ...

Vetoes

The security team have noted the following problems in supporting the architecture:

The Debian admin team have noted the following problems in supporting the architecture:

The stable release team have noted the following problems in supporting the architecture:

The release team have noted the following problems in supporting the architecture:


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