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Re: Bug#351692: mips-tools doesn't build on powerpc and hppa

On Mon, Feb 06, 2006 at 11:09:39PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> On Monday 06 February 2006 22:25, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> > > architecture.mk convert the architecture name in case the name in
> > > Debian and the name in the kernel tree is different, which is the
> > > case for powerpc (ppc), and hppa (parisc).
> >
> > Manoj, maybe you can take a look at the build failures on powerpc and
> > hppa at
> > http://buildd.debian.org/build.php?arch=&pkg=kernel-patch-2.4.27-mips
> I seem to remember that this was restructured fairly recently by Sven for 
> official kernel builds. Apparently it was not taken into account that 
> other packages might use the same files...

First, Manoj checked over every change i made, second the changes where just
to restructure the mapping from ppc/ppc64/powerpc over to the new post 2.6.14
ARCH change of the powerpc tree, i don't think they would have an effect here.

> I would guess that mips-tools will need to adapt to the new setup.

This probably means either the 8.00x -> 9.00x or 10.00x changes Manoj made,
which where rather far-ranging.

Do we know which was the latest version of kernel-package which built the
mips-tools package correctly ? 


Sven Luther

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