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From: Davide Cittaro <davide.cittaro@×××××××××××××××.it>
To: gentoo-alpha@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] kernel version and binutils issues
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2008 19:31:04
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alpha] kernel version and binutils issues by Jose Luis Rivero
On Jan 21, 2008, at 5:54 PM, Jose Luis Rivero wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 21, 2008 at 02:17:17PM +0100, Davide Cittaro wrote: >> Hi again, since 2.4 has been deprecated, which is the latest 2.6.x >> kernel >> with full support for SMP on alpha (titan)? > > SMP alpha problems were fixed long ago (~2006) so latest stable > should work > just fine. >
I'm glad to read this... I hope that tomorrow kernel building will go fine :-)
>> >> Also, while I was trying the stage 1 installation I've went through >> an >> error emerging binutils: > > Stage 1 and Stage 2 installations stop recieving support quite a long > time ago, so please, go for a stage3 one. >
Ouch! Is that the reason why gentoo handbook jumps from unpacking stage to kernel configuration? Why stage1 and stage2 tarballs are still on mirror?
>> >> /var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/binutils-2.18-r1/work/binutils-2.18/bfd/ >> trad-core.c: >> In function 'trad_unix_core_file_p': >> /var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/binutils-2.18-r1/work/binutils-2.18/bfd/ >> trad-core.c:122: >> error: 'PAGE_SIZE' undeclared (first use in this function) >> /var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/binutils-2.18-r1/work/binutils-2.18/bfd/ >> trad-core.c:122: >> error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once >> /var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/binutils-2.18-r1/work/binutils-2.18/bfd/ >> trad-core.c:122: >> error: for each function it appears in.) >> make[4]: *** [trad-core.lo] Error 1 >> > > This is a known problem. Please try a stage3 clean install and if it > fails, create a bug report and I will check it. >
Great. I have to do this, even because I've just discovered that stage2 has been blocked on coreutils building... d Davide Cittaro davide.cittaro@×××××××××××××××.it -- Give a man a fish, and he eats for a day. Teach a man to phish, and if he gets caught he'll be eating that fish through a straw -- gentoo-alpha@l.g.o mailing list