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Currently, armv7s cannot be added as a tag on SO because it is so similar to armv7, but the different architecture tags are needed as they effect different sets of devices (iPhone 5 is armv7s and all recent devices before it are armv7)

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Do you have links to any questions where this "new" tag is required? –  ChrisF Sep 13 '12 at 11:37
    
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Down-votes are different on meta. All that it probably means is "no I don't agree that there should be a separate tag". –  ChrisF Sep 13 '12 at 11:42
    
That question can't have any more tags added as it already has 5. –  ChrisF Sep 13 '12 at 11:43
    
Yes, I had to add armv7 instead. If you are going to add it, I can remove the armv7 tag. –  coneybeare Sep 13 '12 at 11:44
    
    
Thanks for the link. –  coneybeare Sep 13 '12 at 11:45
    
It hasn't got the armv7 on it though –  ChrisF Sep 13 '12 at 11:45
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tagging it as iphone5 etc is probably more useful. You need to consider which tags will really draw in the intended and likely audience –  prusswan Sep 13 '12 at 11:45
    
It affects the new iPods and probably a gaggle of devices that will come –  coneybeare Sep 13 '12 at 11:47
    
@coneybeare but so does iPhone-5. Personally I listen to all iPhone* tags, and thus our little run in earlier. ARMv7s isn't that different than armv7, but there's little to no documentation on the web. Maybe once there is it would arrant a new tag, but not now. –  Richard J. Ross III Sep 13 '12 at 12:02
    
@RichardJ.RossIII Of course not, because it pertains to the A6 chip which was publicly announced just yesterday (and thus not under NDA) –  coneybeare Sep 13 '12 at 12:09
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There is a lot to be learned by grepping google.com/… –  coneybeare Sep 13 '12 at 12:14
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@RichardJ.RossIII Just because a tag doesn't have a wiki doesn't mean that it shouldn't exist. –  casperOne Sep 13 '12 at 12:37
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@Richard: If official documentation is bad that makes SO questions/answers on the topic all the more useful... –  sth Sep 13 '12 at 12:55

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