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Re: base/Install Package

On Sat, Jan 16, 1999 at 12:10:26PM +0000, M.C. Vernon wrote:
> > 
> > Yes, thanks for the example, I'll include.
> The idiot's guide has an example.

Is it identical?
> > You already mentioned netbase :) I tried to cross compile it, but the
> > Makefile didn't honour CC, so it didn't work. I had not time to investigate,
> > I think I will simply try a native build. Expect something tomorrow.
> Is native building possible? I was under the impression something in dpkg
> had to be fixed first....

Native compilation is (as long as oyu don't need C++). Native building of
the package is almost possible... I have to test Santiagos cheap ldd.

You can compile the package natively, then reboot and continue to package it
under Linux. It's not nice, but it works.


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