Subject: Re: New attempt at building a NetBSD Dreamcast kernel
To: Harold Gutch <>
From: Gregg C Levine <>
List: port-dreamcast
Date: 09/26/2003 11:02:52
Hello (again) from Gregg C Levine
Okay, Harold, I see your point, and caught your witt. Now where is the
"build,sh" script? Looking at that directory, in my system, its not there.
Gregg C Levine
"Oh my!" The Second Doctor's nearly favorite phrase.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Harold Gutch" <>
To: "Gregg C Levine" <>
Cc: <>
Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2003 4:03 AM
Subject: Re: New attempt at building a NetBSD Dreamcast kernel

> On Wed, Sep 24, 2003 at 08:17:58PM -0400, Gregg C Levine wrote:
> > Hello from Gregg C Levine
> > As the subject states, I am making a "New attempt at building a NetBSD
> > Dreamcast kernel". This time I have a NetBSD/i386 machine running, its
> > running 1.6.1. Do I simply install the standard "cross" tool chain? Also
> > what about GCC for SH4 processors? I presume that gets built by the host
> > itself, following the guidelines inside the howto on that subject.
> I'm not really sure what you mean by the "standard cross tool
> chain".  If you mean stuff in pkgsrc/cross, then no, you don't
> need to install that.  You pretty much only need to do the
> following:
>   # cd /usr/src
>   # ./ -m dreamcast tools
>   # ./ -m dreamcast kernel
>   # ./ -m dreamcast distribution
> This works on NetBSD-CURRENT, but I'm pretty sure that it should
> work just the same on NetBSD 1.6.1 as well.  These commands will
> crossbuild the toolchain (including a cross compiler), your
> kernel, and all of the userland.  I also have the following in my
> /etc/mk.conf:
> which makes the build-process from above compile everything in
> the /usr/obj tree.
> > Is there anything else I have missed?
> You missed posting the errors you're got when trying to build
> NetBSD :).
> bye,
>   Harold