Subject: Re: fails compiling -current for sparc target on RH7.2
To: Jim Breton <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/26/2002 15:47:43
On Thu, 21 Feb 2002, Jim Breton wrote:

: Anyway now I get to this point before failing:

Yup, it seems someone was a little too eager to make sparc-installboot a
host tool.  <g>  Currently, therefore, you can't cross-build sparc from a
non-NetBSD host until this is fixed.

(Note that if you remove sparc-installboot from the subdirs in
src/tools/Makefile, you can do a build to $DESTDIR, but not a release.)

The glue for compiling from non-NetBSD hosts is still coming together in

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