Re: debian ppc64
On Wed, 8 Dec 2004 12:44:47 +0100, Andreas Jochens <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 04-Dec-08 11:34, Sven Luther wrote:
> I have prepared a patch for the glibc package which makes glibc compile
> and work for ppc64. The patch can be found at
> The patch creates a large 22 MB file
> with the diff between glibc-2.3.2 and the current glibc CVS version
> as well as a list of Debian patches 'debian/patches/00list.ppc64' which
> still have to be applied to the current CVS glibc. This '00list.ppc64'
> is used _instead_ of the normal '00list' for ppc64. The rest of the
> patch basically adds 'ppc64' at the appropriate places. Please note that
> this patch is work in progress. It is only two days old and it will
> likely need some changes.
I was using gcc-3.4 and a much smaller (attached) patch was enough to
build it. I agree that it is better to upgrade llibc but a simple
patch can be merged first.
Is there some big problem the in current debian glibc that I haven't hit?
> Andreas Jochens
Thanks for yous work,