Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alt

From: Piergiorgio Beruto <piergiorgio.beruto@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] prefixed gentoo for cross-compile (question)
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2011 20:10:56
Message-Id: CAFJW8X_C7C_Vv8YcHWS4FNMZezy7MNjegNEH1QQZm5BQvtaWzw@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] prefixed gentoo for cross-compile (question) by Benda Xu
Thank you, I'll try this out too.

Regards,
Piergiorgio

2011/8/3 Benda Xu <heroxbd@×××××.com>:
> Hello Piergiorgio > > On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 1:10 AM, Piergiorgio Beruto > <piergiorgio.beruto@×××××.com> wrote: > >> I'm an embedded sw developer already used to gentoo and portage. >> >> I am wondering whether gentoo prefix could help me in the following: I >> would like to use portage to cross compile some base linux packages >> plus some board specific applications for a different number of boards >> each requiring their own patches and packages, with a huge amount of >> code to be shared among them. >> >> Have you guys any suggestion about my problem? That would save a lot >> of users to keep developing new build systems and re-inventing the >> wheel each time! Also they would never come to something as good and >> featured as portage. > > Sorry to bring this up again months later. Did you succeeded finally? > > I have came across a solution for building cross compile toolchains in > Prefix last year. > > It was briefly noted here: > >     http://www.awa.tohoku.ac.jp/~benda/projects/gpCross.html > > Hope it helps. > > Yours, > -- > XU Benda > Research Center for Neutrino Science > Tohoku University > JAPAN > > http://www.awa.tohoku.ac.jp/~benda >