Disable cpufrequtils on ppc64el

Bug #1748444 reported by bugproxy on 2018-02-09
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
cpufrequtils (Debian)
Fix Released
cpufrequtils (Ubuntu)
Canonical Foundations Team

Bug Description

== Comment: #0 - Breno Leitao <email address hidden> - 2018-02-09 05:11:55 ==
Currently the package cpufrequtils is not useful on ppc64el architecture. We would like to remove it, since it causes confusion and conflicts with linux-power.

I opened a bug in Debian for the same issue. It is:


bugproxy (bugproxy) on 2018-02-09
tags: added: architecture-ppc64le bugnameltc-164503 severity-low targetmilestone-inin---

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tags: added: bot-comment
affects: ubuntu → cpufrequtils (Ubuntu)
Changed in cpufrequtils (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2018-02-15
Changed in cpufrequtils (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Canonical Foundations Team (canonical-foundations)

------- Comment From <email address hidden> 2018-02-15 22:48 EDT-------
*** Bug 164712 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Phillip Susi (psusi) wrote :

I can't find this linux-power package on packages.ubuntu.com nor see how it conflicts with cpufrequtils. And why is that package ppc only?

Changed in cpufrequtils (Debian):
status: New → Fix Released
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