Re: I got me a mips too!
Andreas Jaeger <email@example.com> writes:
> Jim> I'm going to look at the glibc issues too. I worked through all that
> Jim> stuff on ARM, so I'll see what I can do with MIPS. Maybe we can use a
> Jim> CVS version of glibc (I think we did that for ARM).
> If you're looking at glibc, please work closely together with me - and
> read <http://www.suse.de/~aj/glibc-mips.html>. You need the glibc 2.2
> CVS version, 2.1 will never work.
That web page looks quite helpful.
> I do have some strange problems with glibc 2.2 on the Cobalt machines,
> it might be an endianess issue in gcc, binutils or glibc :-(. Another
> problem is that the Cobalt machines only have Linux 2.0 - and glibc
> 2.2 for MIPS will not run on such an old kernel. The headers are not
> compatible at all.
Ok. I guess I'll have to add building a new kernel to my work plan. :-)