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Re: problem upgrading to stable

On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 07:33:01AM -0600, Christian T. Steigies wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 28, 2001 at 12:24:50AM +1100, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > 
> > Anyone tried cross-compiling glibc? :-) Not for uploading,
> > just for testing. 800MHz PC versus 25MHz Mac...
> It takes 14-18h on my 060 Amiga, should be ready for upload tomorrow (I
> started binutils and glibc in parallel last night....)
> Never tried to crosscompile, you need to build a set of packages before you
> can work with that, I gave up very quickly again.

I built a basic package using dpkg-cross. It works well once you have
built up the necessary packages for the build environment.

I just started a build of 2.2.2, I am going to bed now though
and if you finish yours sooner I will stop it. Shame I had to
install tetex-base (11M .deb) just to get texi2html.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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