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On 26 Aug 2004, at 03:20, Lars Weiler wrote:
> Hi team,
> as I have a new harddisk now, I needed to bootstrap my
> iBook. For this session I chose our future toolchain with
> * sys-devel/binutils-126.96.36.199.3-r3
> * sys-libs/glibc-188.8.131.5240619-r1 (though we want to test
> the 20040808)
> * sys-devel/gcc-3.4.1-r2
I have had good luck with 0808, no apparent problems at all.
> Furthermore I used the sys-kernel/linux26-headers-2.6.7-r4
> so that I could set nptl in the use-flags. udev is also a
> testing candidate.
It has lots of bugs. It would be better to use the 2.6.8 headers.
Problems I had with 2.6.7-r4:
didn't compile. Plasmaroo ironed these bugs out in 2.6.8.
> Quite all went well beside kbd and powermac-tools. kbd
> compiled only with linux26-headers-184.108.40.206 and
> powermac-tools only with the 2.6.7-version. Later on I
> investigated that only the current ~ppc mac-fdisk compiles
> with linux26-headers.
> Then I found a little problem in the kernel-config. As long
> as you don't have BLK_DEV_IDEDMA, IDEDMA_PCI_AUTO and
> BLK_DEV_ADMA set, you can't compile pmac.c. The problem is,
> that the first three options are not a dependency to the
> separated PMAC-(uninorth-)options.
> I hope that these information could help our
> basesystem- and kernel-guys ;-)
> Regards, Lars
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