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Re: compiling kernel on G4/867 12"

On Tue, Jun 03, 2003 at 07:51:26PM +0100, Nick BERTRAND wrote:
> Dear List,
> Apologize in advance for this total newbie question (I?ve made every effort to
> follow the available instructions online, and looked at lists etc., including
> http://lists.debian.org/debian-powerpc/2003/debian-powerpc-200303/msg00149.html)
> I?ve been trying to install Debian on my PowerBook G4/867 12?? for the last
> few (!) days and so far have failed miserably. So far, I am still booting (via
> of) from my OSX partition (where linux.bin is).
> I?ve got the kernel tree using rsync ?avz rysnc.penguinppc.org::linux-2.4-benh
> /usr/src/benh-kernel
> I then did make menuconfig, make dep, make clean but the make-kpkp
> --revision=whatever.1.0 kernel=image ends with
> mkdir -p pcmcia; \
> find kernel -path '*/pcmcia/*' -name '*.o' | xargs -i -r ln -sf ../{} pcmcia
> if [ -r System.map ]; then /sbin/depmod -ae -F System.map -b
> /usr/src/linux/debian/tmp-image -r 2.4.20-ben10; fi
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/benh-kernel'
> if [ -x debian/post-install ]; then                                   \
>         IMAGE_TOP=debian/tmp-image version=2.4.20-ben10 debian/post-install;\
> fi
> cp
> cp: missing file argument
> Try `cp --help' for more information.

For a punt, you could just try commenting out this cp in the Makefile.

Remember to get the latest version of yaboot from penguinppc.org for
this machine.

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