thrimbor  filed a orphan request for powerpc64-linux-gnu-binutils :
Package is outdated, I'd like to take it over to update it and provide a complete PowerPC toolchain, like I did for PowerPC 64. I tried to contact the maintainer by mail, but he didn't answer.
 https://aur.archlinux.org/account/thrimbor/  https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/powerpc64-linux-gnu-binutils/
Request #12117 has been accepted by Eschwartz .