[PATCH v2 05/10] docs/system/deprecated: mark ppc64abi32-linux-user for deprecation

Alex Bennée alex.bennee at linaro.org
Wed Sep 9 11:27:36 UTC 2020

It's buggy and we are not sure anyone uses it.

Signed-off-by: Alex Bennée <alex.bennee at linaro.org>
Reviewed-by: Richard Henderson <richard.henderson at linaro.org>
Acked-by: David Gibson <david at gibson.dropbear.id.au>
 docs/system/deprecated.rst | 7 +++++++
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+)

diff --git a/docs/system/deprecated.rst b/docs/system/deprecated.rst
index 851dbdeb8ab..a158e765c33 100644
--- a/docs/system/deprecated.rst
+++ b/docs/system/deprecated.rst
@@ -424,6 +424,13 @@ linux-user mode) is deprecated and will be removed in a future version
 of QEMU. Support for this CPU was removed from the upstream Linux
 kernel in 2018, and has also been dropped from glibc.
+``ppc64abi32`` CPUs (since 5.2.0)
+The ``ppc64abi32`` architecture has a number of issues which regularly
+trip up our CI testing and is suspected to be quite broken. For that
+reason the maintainers strongly suspect no one actually uses it.
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