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From: 320095285153-0001@t-online.de (Achim Gottinger)
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Tom
Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2001 09:28:47
Message-Id: 3A704DCE.126D3B14@gottinger.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Tom by Bill Anderson
Bill Anderson wrote:

> Bill Anderson wrote: > ...yes responding to my own post ... > > >> > >> > >> Please send me you ppc, alpha, i64, mips, sparc machines and I will do > >> the ports. :-) > >> > > > > > > How about SSH access to an Alpha? Good enough? ;^)= > > > > Actually, upon sonideration, you could set up gcc as a cross-compiler to > build the packages for an alpha/sparc/etc.
I don't think you can build all packages with a cross compiler, but it should be possible to build the sys-build stuff with it. Be warned building such a croo-compile enviroment is definately not an easy thing. ~achim
> The those of us with acess to > them can try them out. My alpha is a bit short on RAM, and as such takes > along time to build things :(. > > I may try to set up gcc as a cross-compiler at work (mmmm 6-way XEON 700 > ...) sometime next month, as I want to build my alpha system from the > ground up (it is currently in an odd state ...). > > Just random thoughts ... > Bill > > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o > http://www.gentoo.org/mailman/listinfo/gentoo-dev