Here we start a working post on the many opportunities around Power Linux and open-source distro communities
As Jeff Scheel posted over on Google+, he began a solicitation for help around the Debian distro
Check out: - The Debian ppc64el Port - https://wiki.debian.org/ppc64el
There are of course a number of other communities being worked, encouraged, and planned. I am in the process of gathering more details and will update this post as I get more information from colleagues and friends.
For help: https://fedoraproject.org/en_GB/get-help
For questions.. it's best just to ask here on the Forums, or IRC on #fedora-ppc on freenode frankly
For questions.. ask here on the Forums, or IRC on #fedora-ppc on freenode frankly
Planned to updated soon. You may experience issues on Power systems at this time. Details to follow.
Can be hard to find from http://software.opensuse.org/developer/en
Clever people have navigated to this spot: http://download.opensuse.org/ports/ppc/distribution/
It has been reported that the openSUSE-13.1-ppc64-NET-ppc64-Build0042-Media.iso from April 27th 2014 will fail to load.
Boot Error is: boot: Please wait, loading kernel... Claim error, can't allocate kernel memory boot:
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has been announced for Power8.
Are there other distros people are interested in? We would like to list what we know is happening around each one. CentOS is one of the classic distro variations being worked.