RE: Problems building si
> > The first problem I ran into occurred pretty soon in the
> build. During the
> > bootstrap phase gcc would not build. It failed right after
> extracting the
> > source and making the patches. The problem is the values
> for two of the
> > variable for gcc in the src/si/entities/package file. The value of
> > gcc-directory is "gcc-3.1", but it needs to be "gcc-3.2".
> Similarly, the
> > value for gcc-machdep is
> "/usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-linux-gnu/3.1" and it
> > should be "/usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-linux-gnu/3.2". After I
> modified the
> > package file I was able to get beyond this problems.
> Mats uploaded new packages for 3.2 but I have been using 3.1
> still so cvs has not been updated.
Actually, it has. The entities/package file was bumped when
I was sure I'd gotten a build right, so that it matched the
latest tarballs. Unfortunately, I botched it because I had
connectivity problems between my build machine and the one
I'm allowed to run a special modified socks-aware cvs on from
inside the corporate get-in-the-way-of-work-wall (some people
mistakenly refer to this as a "firewall").
Since I'm home now there's less of an imperdiment, I'll
check in the change now.
Sorry 'bout that.
Don't know anything about the other one, Sean is almost