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On Saturday 26 November 2005 04.36, Kumba wrote:
> Karl-Johan 'Creideiki' Karlsson wrote:
> > New plan: Rebuild everything with binutils-2.16.1 instead of 126.96.36.199.4.
> > That should only take a week...
> Whether this is a glibc or binutils bug, is, however, uncertain. There's a
> new glibc-2.3.6 in portage -- that might be worth a shot if you're feeling
> brave. I haven't gotten to testing that yet as I'm still tweaking some new
> kernel releases, probably followed by newer mips-headers.
I'm almost done rebuilding the world with binutils-2.16.1, and will try
glibc-2.3.6 with binutils-188.8.131.52. then.
Until then, while rebuilding I've found:
1. mips-headers still has bug #94256 ("extern int errno;" instead of "#include
<errno.h>"), which was fixed in linux-headers in May. Changing that allows me
to build sys-apps/sysvinit-2.86-r3 (see also bug #113232 (which was for
2. while using FEATURES="maketest", a couple of packages don't pass their
testsuites (but I haven't had any problems using any of them). I'll return
with a full list when I have rebuilt everything, and after checking if they
break on other arches too.
Karl-Johan "Creideiki" Karlsson