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Re: I got me a mips too!

Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org> writes:

> On Fri, May 05, 2000 at 08:59:04AM -0700, Jim Pick wrote:
> > I'm still looking for a gcc .deb though - I couldn't find one on your
> > site (or anybody else's for that matter).  Hopefully, I can use
> > 'alien' on a mipsel RPM to get something to start with.
> The problem is that the only working gcc/c++ is egcs 1.0.3a where no
> source deb currently exists - 2.95.2 is completely useless - There have
> been reports of current gcc cvs to be functional except c++ which
> is completely broken.

I converted a egcs 1.0.2 RPM I found on the SGI site.  It seems to be
working.  I'm building binutils now.  If that works, I'll attack gcc
> > I'm going to look at the glibc issues too.  I worked through all that
> > stuff on ARM, so I'll see what I can do with MIPS.  Maybe we can use a
> > CVS version of glibc (I think we did that for ARM).
> glibc 2.2 is compilable from cvs - Aeh - Some people report it does - It
> doesnt for me ... Forget glibc 2.1 ...


> > Do you want me to file a bug against ftp.debian.org in order to get
> > the debian-mips and debian-mipsel architectures added to sid?  As soon
> > as we've got an up-to-date toolchain, I'd like to start uploading.
> I did that already some weeks ago.



 - Jim

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