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From: Jose Luis Rivero <yoswink@g.o>
To: gentoo-alpha@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] kernel version and binutils issues
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2008 16:54:31
In Reply to: [gentoo-alpha] kernel version and binutils issues by Davide Cittaro
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.
> Also, is written that > gentoo-sources or vanilla-sources should work well the same, so I wonder > which one I should try first.
Whatever you prefer. We recommend gentoo-sources which recieve full support from the Gentoo Kernel Team.
> > 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.
> > /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. -- Jose Luis Rivero <yoswink@g.o> Gentoo/Doc Gentoo/Alpha -- gentoo-alpha@l.g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-alpha] kernel version and binutils issues Davide Cittaro <davide.cittaro@×××××××××××××××.it>
Re: [gentoo-alpha] kernel version and binutils issues Davide Cittaro <davide.cittaro@×××××××××××××××.it>