Ubuntu's SPARC & IA64 Ports Have Been Killed

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Aug 18, 2010 10:14 PM EDT
Phoronix; By Michael Larabel
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A few months back we reported that the IA64 and SPARC versions of Ubuntu were in trouble and would be decommissioned if no individual(s) were to step-up and maintain these ports of Ubuntu Linux for these architectures that are much less popular and common than x86 and x86_64 hardware. Well, there still is no one backing the Intel IA64 and Sun SPARC versions of Ubuntu Linux so they are being dropped completely.

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