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authorGeorgy Yakovlev <gyakovlev@gentoo.org>2021-07-18 02:41:11 -0700
committerAndreas K. Hüttel <dilfridge@gentoo.org>2021-07-18 20:58:59 +0200
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downloads/ppc: add CPU compatibility note
Signed-off-by: Georgy Yakovlev <gyakovlev@gentoo.org> Signed-off-by: Andreas K. Hüttel <dilfridge@gentoo.org>
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<li><a href="https://bouncer.gentoo.org/fetch/root/all/releases/ppc/autobuilds/current-iso/">Minimal Installation CD</a></li>
<li><a href="https://bouncer.gentoo.org/fetch/root/all/releases/ppc/autobuilds/">All files</a></li>
</ul>
+ <div class="alert alert-warning">
+ <strong><i class="fa fa-fw fa-warning"></i> Confirm processor compatibility</strong>
+ <p>
+ There are two modes the powerpc CPUs can operate in: <em>big-endian</em> and <em>little-endian</em>.<br />
+ The <em>ppc</em> and <em>ppc64</em> are <strong>big-endian</strong> stages and can be used with any <strong>PowerPC</strong> CPU, including some old Apple&trade; hardware.< br />
+ The <em>ppc64le</em> are <strong>little-endian</strong> stages and are created for running on <strong>POWER8</strong> and newer CPUs.< br />
+ The <em>power9le</em> are <strong>little-endian</strong> stages, optimized exclusively for <strong>POWER9</strong> CPUs.
+ </p>
+ </div>
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