Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: Luca Barbato <lu_zero@g.o>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] ANNOUNCEMENT: Testing phase for 2004.0 begins
Date: Fri, 09 Jan 2004 23:36:31
Message-Id: 3FFF3AA6.7080502@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-releng] ANNOUNCEMENT: Testing phase for 2004.0 begins by Jason Wever
Jason Wever wrote:

> > Basically sparc64 is rather picky when it comes to building kernels and > using initrds. There is a very small set of space to work with (3.5MB > max for the kernel, and 5MB total for combined kernel + initrd size), in > addition to having a different kernel compiler than userland compiler. > Plus even if you wanted to, you couldn't use modules inside of the initrd > due to size constraints of the kernel and initrd and the fact that > dietlibc won't build. >
klibc would help? check bk://klibc.bkbits.net/2.5-klibc lu -- Luca Barbato Developer Gentoo Linux http://www.gentoo.org/~lu_zero -- gentoo-releng@g.o mailing list