Re: New mips packages on ftp.rfc822.org
On Mon, Nov 15, 1999 at 08:30:09PM -0600, A. Wrasman wrote:
> I just got my Indy installed with Hard Hat.
> I've gotten most of the debs from rfc822 installed.
> How can I help more? I assume we need to get more of the packages from
> base working.
Very import are all kinds of packages which do NOT build cleanly and need
patches. These patches should be feeded back to the original Authors.
A big problem is still glibc, binutils, egcs and xfree ...
I have a test glibc 2.1.2 source package which compiles but doesnt
work. For this you need special binutils which i am going to package
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