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Re: Obsoleting c4x last minute for 4.0


Kazu Hirata wrote:
> >I would like to propose that the c4x port be obsoleted for 4.0.
> >...
> >  The primary reason is that the port doesn't build.

On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 02:44:38PM -0700, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> I'm unpersuaded by the arguments later in the thread that we should keep 
> this port for its pedagogical value as a BITS_PER_UNIT != 8 port.  I 
> think the criteria should be the same as any other port.
> 
> However, I do think that it's late to be making this decision, and I 
> can't see any harm in delaying obsoletion until 4.0.1.  That will give 
> potential maintainers a fair chance to step forward.

But if it won't even build, then users should be warned.


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