Guide to port Linux on x86 applications to Linux on Power

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Date Added: March 25, 2016

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In most cases, porting Linux applications from the x86 platform to Linux on Power is simple because both platforms are based on a common Linux version from Novell SUSE or Red Hat. Porting often requires only a GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) recompile with minor changes to some compiler and linker switches.