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.aleph1.co.uk/armlinux/devboards/balloon/index.html Aleph One] (Balloonboard)

  2. [http://www.simtec.co.uk/ Simtec] (CATS, Bast, ...)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  16. [http://www.logicpd.com/ LogicPD] (PXA270 Card Engine) oh, and about 100 others.

Developer machines

The following machines are available to developers:

Port maintainers

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

  1. Riku Voipio
  2. Joeyh Hess
  3. Aurelien Jarno
  4. Wookey

Users

The port is being actively used at the following sites:

  1. foo: xx machines, yy users, personal workstations
  2. bar: 1 machine, yyy users, development server
  3. ...

Popcon says armel:12 as of 26th October 2007, but it is expected to gain some users from arm.

Installer

The installer is being maintained by Martin Michlmayr and it's currently working effectively. Successful installation reports are available at: ...

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:

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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