Hi, thanks a lot for your replies, My main interest was at how the libc port was done, and specially, the support for long double in math and printf. However, looking at that github archive I couldn't find support for long double... perhaps it was never implemented, as it's incomplete as you noted.
Thanks On Mon, Dec 4, 2017 at 12:34 PM, Jerry Kemp <sun.mail.lis...@oryx.us> wrote: > This is the last copy I downloaded of the PPC source code > > 542 % ls -l sunlabs-osppc-src-20061002.tar > > -rw-rw-rw- 1 jkemp users 373918208 Aug 17 2010 > sunlabs-osppc-src-20061002.tar > 543 % > > I believe that this was the last publically available source download, but > if anyone can confirm or deny, it is appreciated. > > Jerry > > > > On 12/ 3/17 05:05 PM, ken mays via openindiana-discuss wrote: >> >> >> Polaris got to the point where it booted to prompt but never considered >> finished.The project was canned not long after this point. >> >> The project spawned into a project for the main Pegasos 2 workstations we >> used from Genesi. >> I had the source, but think it is still online. >> ~K >> >> >> On Sunday, December 3, 2017, 1:08:26 PM PST, Alan Coopersmith >> <alan.coopersm...@oracle.com> wrote: >> >> On 12/ 3/17 12:36 PM, ardi wrote: >>> >>> By reading the Wikipedia page about Solaris >>> (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solaris_(operating_system) ), I somehow >>> get the conclusion that PowerPC was added into OpenSolaris at some >>> point, and not only through Polaris, but merging it into OpenSolaris >>> actually. However, the paragraph explaining it seems a bit unclear, so >>> maybe I'm not reading it correctly. >> >> >> It was never merged into the main OpenSolaris repositories, it was only >> ever available as a separate project. (The wording on Wikipedia is a >> bit confusing there - perhaps it should say "which re-integrated the >> relevant parts from Solaris 2.5.1 into their OpenSolaris project" and >> add a note that it was abandoned before completion.) >> >> -alan- >> >> _______________________________________________ >> openindiana-discuss mailing list >> firstname.lastname@example.org >> https://openindiana.org/mailman/listinfo/openindiana-discuss >> >> _______________________________________________ >> openindiana-discuss mailing list >> email@example.com >> https://openindiana.org/mailman/listinfo/openindiana-discuss >> > > _______________________________________________ > openindiana-discuss mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > https://openindiana.org/mailman/listinfo/openindiana-discuss _______________________________________________ openindiana-discuss mailing list email@example.com https://openindiana.org/mailman/listinfo/openindiana-discuss