Re: Basic portation thought
On Mon, Feb 13, 2006 at 02:09:46PM -0200, Matheus Morais wrote:
> Let see if I understand well the question. Basically to have Debian ported
> to another kernel its necessary, in technical aspects, port GNU C Library
> and the dynamic linker (ld) to the new kernel. After that is need to compile
> each package to have it working on the new system. Is there right or I miss
Basicaly yes. The toolchain also needs some (minor) work. Then there's the
task of bootstrapping debian, and packaging the kernel itself and related
May I ask, do you have some particular kernel in mind?
> PS: This is the right place to have these kind of discussion?
I'm not sure. Originaly, this list was a generic one for various *BSD porting
Then glibc-bsd-devel was created for discussion of Glibc-based GNU/k*BSD ports,
out of which only GNU/kFreeBSD gained significant momentum.
Then the non-Glibc ports vanished and debian-bsd list became unused. Later
Aurelien set this list for logs of commits, uploads, etc.