GNU Linux-libre 4.14-rc; retiring freeloong?

Sam Geeraerts samgee at
Sat Oct 28 20:55:18 UTC 2017

Op Wed, 25 Oct 2017 20:39:59 -0200
schreef Alexandre Oliva <lxoliva at>:

> As I attempted to build its mipsel .debs for gnewsense/yeeloong, to be
> published in the freeloong repository, the yeeloong laptop kindly
> offered by the FSF crashed.  It was rebooted, the build was restarted,
> and it crashed again.  We're giving it another shot, but if it crashes
> again, we'll probably assume it's dying and retire it.  Now the
> question is, should we pursue a replacement?  I have no idea of how
> many people use them.  If you do use them, please let us know, here,
> on #linux-libre on freenode (IRC/matrix), or in response to my posts
> to this effect on Twister,, GNU social, or Diaspora.

I would appreciate it if the effort were continued. I might be able to
set up my spare Yeeloong to help out if necessary.

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