Gentoo Archives: gentoo-mips

From: "Stephen P. Becker" <spbecker@××.edu>
To: gentoo-mips@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-mips] Help!?! where have all the IP30 netboot images gone?!?!
Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2005 14:00:52
Message-Id: 432AD000.4050206@vt.edu
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-mips] Help!?! where have all the IP30 netboot images gone?!?! by John
John wrote:
> aah ok, > thanks very much Steve i will get into the irc and ask Kumba :) > > even a netboot with broken networking would be ok for me :) > i just want to get all the stuff set up on my main pc - dhcp, tftp, > etc etc to get the Octane booting up over the network. > > if it boots up into a broken OS with no further networking thats > ok in the short term :) > > As im sure Kumbas fixed images will be coming soon, or i will > try cross-compiling the vanilla sources from linux for mips with > the speedracer IP30 patches.
Don't bother with vanilla-sources and patching. There is a lot more to it than just the speedracer patches. Just ebuild unpack mips-sources-<foo>.ebuild, copy that to a suitable location, and do your cross-compile. -Steve -- gentoo-mips@g.o mailing list