Subject: Re: Building pkgsrc for alternative arch or OS rev?
To: Chris Ross <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeff Rizzo <email@example.com>
Date: 12/28/2004 05:48:45
The package pkgtools/pkg_comp does what you're looking for. (It won't
support alternate architectures, but will support other versions of NetBSD)
Chris Ross wrote:
> Hi. My main development machine is an i386 running -current. However,
> I have a few machines that are much slower that are providing most of my
> services. Is there a [good] way to build against the obj trees that I
> built on this same build machine, so that the pkgsrc binaries are
> built to
> run on an alternative arch, or an alternative version of NetBSD?
> For example, I need to get a squid to run on an i386 2.0 machine, but
> am not sure the IPF stuff built into squid will be the same on the
> machine I'm building on. Is there a way I can build pkgsrc against some
> alternative set of headers, et al, perhaps with a different toolchain and
> the like?
> - Chris
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