Re: armhf port, repo and simple image available
On Wednesday 04 August 2010 17:01:18 Konstantinos Margaritis wrote:
> 11. klibc: I modified the source to tune for armv7-a but it still fails to
> build: http://paste.debian.net/82212/ (which as I found, used to occur with
> klibc in ubuntu, LP: #534281). This probably has to do with my older
> version of linux-libc-dev however, so I won't worry about it much until I
> upgrade to a newer kernel.
> 14. linux-libc-dev is not available as I haven't worked on kernel builds
> yet. When needed I used the ubuntu version I already had on the system
> before (karmic 2.6.31-21.59, should work for most stuff except for the
> klibc problem).
Ok, I patched linux kernel source packages to add armhf (I used 2.6.35-
rc6~experimental) and even added a -efikamx flavour -dummy for now, no actual
patches for efikamx, just wanted to play around with the linux kernel
packaging. After some hours of compiling, I have now all armhf kernel packages
-and indep packages- incl. linux-libc-dev. These have all gone into the
Also, I tried recompiling klibc now _with_ the arm7-a tunes, and it built
So, that's minus 2 issues yet. The good news with linux-libc-dev is that
apt-get install build-essential succeeds now.