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Re: RS6K PReP boot?

On Sun, Nov 21, 1999 at 09:44:51PM +0100, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> On Sun, 21 Nov 1999, Gerald Turner wrote:
> > You mean add some prom_print() calls to prom_init() right?  I need to
> Yes.
> > learn how to cross-compile a kernel from x86 - is this possible? is
> > support already in Debian? 
> Of course it's possible. I never did this myself (I did create a cross-compiler
> for m68k under Linux/ia32 and Linux/PPC), since I took the (old) cross-compiler 
> binaries for Linux/ia32 from Jes Sørensen. But I guess newer kernels need a
> much more recent compiler.
> I don't know whether Debian has a ia32-PPC cross-compiler. Of course you can
> always build one yourselves :-)

Sure there is, I just haven't uploaded the packages to repository since they
need to be integrated with the current binutils/gcc source packages. 

See http://members.home.com/mmporter/linux/
The deb packages are a little dated now since I haven't been using them

Matt Porter
This is Linux Country. On a quiet night, you can hear Windows reboot.

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