Re: first experimental version of a base for mips
Jan-Benedict Glaw writes:
> On Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 03:58:03PM +0100, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> > On Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 09:51:57AM -0500, Michael E Crowe wrote:
> > > Christoph,
> > > Is there a base system for a little-endian MIPS systems? I am working
> > > on one (a mipsel system) right now and it would be nice if there was a
> > > prebuilt File System to start with.
> > Not right now - I have a couple of little endian machines, some decstations
> > and some "embedded" machines with disk and much faster than the decstation.
> What is the official way of building a base.tgz? Simply unpack
> all packages into a chroot()able tree, boot it and cleanly install
> all packets afterwards on top there? Or is there a more sophisticated
> thing to do? Chicken-Egg-Problem...
The script (basedisks) to build a base is in package boot-floppies.