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From: Petric Frank <pfrank@×××.de>
To: gentoo-embedded@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-embedded] Cross compiling libperl
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 18:39:11
Message-Id: 200711201934.29623.pfrank@gmx.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-embedded] Cross compiling libperl by Mike Frysinger
Hello Mike,

On Dienstag, 20. November 2007, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Monday 19 November 2007, Petric Frank wrote: > > On Montag, 19. November 2007, Mike Frysinger wrote: > > > > The problem is that the build process compiles a test program for the > > > > destination platform and afterwards it tries to execute it. > > > > This will never work when cross compiling. > > > > > > > > Are there any workarounds available (patches for the ebuild, etc.) ? > > > > > > only workaround for perl is to get a binary or build it natively > > > > > > i have a work-in-progress patch on wh0rd.org's svn > > > > I've found it. Shall i do a test with it or is it currently too unstable > > ? > > i'm pretty sure the code that is in there is fine, but it's incomplete ... > so unless you feel like hackin on the patch to flesh it out more, dont > bother -mike
Actually i am patching on different areas. So at the moment i haven't the time to begin another war ... Could you leave me a note when you think the patch is ready to be used ? regards Petric -- gentoo-embedded@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-embedded] Cross compiling libperl Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>