Purpose

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

Availability

The architecture is publicly available without NDAs via: [http://www.hp.com/products1/servers/HP9000_family_overview.html Hewlett-Packard] or really cheap from [http://www.ebay.com/ ebay].

Developer machines

The following machines are available to developers:

  1. paer.debian.org - maintained by ..., connectivity via HP.

  2. Grant Grundler & Thibaut Varene both maintain clusters of HP-PA machines for developer use, see [http://www.parisc-linux.org/cluster.html parisc-linux.org] for access.

Port maintainers

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

  1. ?KyleMcMartin

  2. ?ThibautVarene

  3. ...
  4. ...
  5. ...

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 indicates zz users of the architecture as at 2005/xx/yy.

Installer

The installer is being maintained by ... 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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