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From: Benda Xu <heroxbd@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] prefixed gentoo for cross-compile (question)
Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2011 02:03:16
In Reply to: [gentoo-alt] prefixed gentoo for cross-compile (question) by Piergiorgio Beruto
Hello Piergiorgio

On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 1:10 AM, Piergiorgio Beruto <
piergiorgio.beruto@×××××.com> wrote:

I'm an embedded sw developer already used to gentoo and portage.
> > I am wondering whether gentoo prefix could help me in the following: I > would like to use portage to cross compile some base linux packages > plus some board specific applications for a different number of boards > each requiring their own patches and packages, with a huge amount of > code to be shared among them. > > Have you guys any suggestion about my problem? That would save a lot > of users to keep developing new build systems and re-inventing the > wheel each time! Also they would never come to something as good and > featured as portage. >
Sorry to bring this up again months later. Did you succeeded finally? I have came across a solution for building cross compile toolchains in Prefix last year. It was briefly noted here: Hope it helps. Yours, -- XU Benda Research Center for Neutrino Science Tohoku University JAPAN


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Re: [gentoo-alt] prefixed gentoo for cross-compile (question) Piergiorgio Beruto <piergiorgio.beruto@×××××.com>