Gentoo Archives: gentoo-embedded

From: Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@×××××××××××××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-embedded@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-embedded] embedded for dreamcast
Date: Wed, 19 Nov 2003 05:31:04
In Reply to: RE: [gentoo-embedded] embedded for dreamcast by Sumeet Singh Parmar
I'm really not quite sure how I'm going to proceed. I had found this article 
<> that tells in GREAT detail how to 
build the cross-compilers and related tools to create a from-scratch image for the 
dreamcast. I guess I'll read and follow that and see if I can apply what I learn to help 
us out here.

Sumeet Singh Parmar wrote:
> Cross-compilers? Does gentoo-embedded provide cross compilers or do you > have DIY toolchain? I'll be really interested to know how it is turning > out for you :) > > good luck, > -Sumeet > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Andrew Gaffney [mailto:agaffney@×××××××××××××××××××.net] > > Sent: Tuesday, November 18, 2003 7:19 PM > > To: gentoo-embedded@g.o > > Subject: [gentoo-embedded] embedded for dreamcast > > > > > > I got a first generation Dreamcast today. The keyboard and > > mouse are already on their way > > from eBay :) I don't have any means for a network connection > > (yet), so I want to make a CD > > to boot in it. I can use this as an opportunity to test out a > > lot of the stuff that will > > be going on here. For my first go, I want to use scripts > > posted here to build a basic > > system with tinylogin, busybox, freedesktop's xfree (formerly > > kdrive) once I can actually > > figure out which ebuilds to use, and uclibc. >From what I > > remember, the dreamcast has a > > 200Mhz processor and 16Mb RAM, so its going to be tight. > > Anyone have any suggestions?
-- Andrew Gaffney -- gentoo-embedded@g.o mailing list