Subject: Re: cross/powerpc-netbsd
To: Steven Grunza <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 04/28/2004 11:32:41
On Wed, 28 Apr 2004, Steven Grunza wrote:

> This might not be a bug but I recently downloaded two pkgsrc.tar.gz files
> (possibly they are the same) and both do not have a
> pkgsrc/cross/powerpc-netbsd directory.
> Has the powerpc-netbsd cross building package been removed?  I have
> cross-powerpc-netbsd- installed on an older machine but the newer
> pkgsrc tarballs don't seem to include it.

It was removed 18 months ago because:

    Remove some obsolete cross-compilation packages
    The recommended way nowadays is to use for generating
    cross-toolchains; for details, see e.g.

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 Jeremy C. Reed

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