Subject: Re: binutils pkg build? (or: NOT CVSup ;-)
To: None <email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Joseph Sarkes <email@example.com>
Date: 05/01/1999 18:30:12
Michael G. Schabert writes:
> Hi all, I was looking to cross-compile a kernel for a friend, but when I
> tried to make the binutils it didn't work. This is with pkgsrc supped
> yesterday (4/30/99) on a kernel & system built yesterday.
This has been the case for a good while on my alpha multia, and my
solution was the same as yours. I still have no idea why this happens.
> prez# pwd
> prez# make install
> >> Checksum OK for binutils-2.9.1.tar.gz.
> ===> Extracting for cross-binutils-22.214.171.124
> ===> cross-binutils-126.96.36.199 depends on file: /usr/pkg/bin/pkglibtool-1.2p1
> - found
> /usr/bin/tar: -X not found in archive
> /usr/bin/tar: /usr/pkgsrc/cross/binutils/files/exclude not found in archive
> ===> Patching for cross-binutils-188.8.131.52
> ===> Applying NetBSD patches for cross-binutils-184.108.40.206
> patch: **** can't cd to /usr/pkgsrc/cross/binutils/work/binutils-2.9.1: No
> such file or directory
> Patch /usr/pkgsrc/cross/binutils/patches/patch-aa failed
> *** Error code 1
> At this point, there's a /usr/pkgsrc/cross/binutils/work directory, but the
> only thing in that is .extract_done, & as the error points out, there's no
> binutils-2.9.1 within the work directory.
> Now, I just manually cd's into the work directory & ran a
> tar -zxpX /usr/pkgsrc/cross/binutils/files/exclude -f
> so that fixed it on my system (well, at least it's past there & is
> currently configging :), but my question is whether it was something on
> just my machine that caused the arguments to tar to be messed up or whether
> something is wrong in netbsd's current setup.
> Bikers don't *DO* taglines.
Joseph Sarkes mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
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