[RFC/RFA] Obsolete Cell Broadband Engine SPU targets

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Wed Apr 3 09:21:26 UTC 2019

On 03/04/2019 11:14, Peter Dufault wrote:
> I expect RTEMS with SPE-PowerPC will be stuck at GCC 8 and RTEMS version-locked as well.

We should use GCC 7 for the RTEMS 5 release. Afterwards we should update 
to the latest development GCC and remove the SPE unit from the compiler 
flags. The SPE support can then bit rot a while. In general, the 
embedded PowerPC is dead after the NXP take over.

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