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Re: Status of gpe on emdebian crush

Thank you for your very rapid and helpful reply.

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 9:00 PM, Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org> wrote:
> Yes - against the pseudo-package buildd.emdebian.org, not against
> busybox itself.

> Congratulations. However, some of your questions indicate that you are
> expecting Emdebian Crush to do things that it simply cannot do -
> debugging for one, building packages on the board for another. For
> that, you will need Grip.

Well I certainly don't expect crush to support building packages - I
guess it was my mention of the libpango1.0-dev package that led you to
think that. Now you've pointed me in the right direction regarding the
pango config files thats fine.

On the other hand I _do_ think that simple debugging tools like strace
ltrace and maybe gdb-server would be useful (although I see that both
gdb and gdb-server are in the same package - a pity). Certainly these
are not packages I would want to install on a small flash filesystem
but on a NFS root for development why not?

I'll try to see if I get anywhere building packages for these. I have
previously cross compiled strace for arm but not with emdebian but


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