Subject: Re: Cross Compiling ... help a newbe.....
To: John Klos <email@example.com>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/28/2004 21:36:18
On Wed, 28 Jul 2004 15:25:40 -0400 (EDT)
John Klos <email@example.com> wrote:
> > WRT running it on a fpu less machine... you'll need the softfloat patch
> > by Bruce O'Nell; get it here:
> > ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jmmv/mac68k-softfloat.diff
> > It should apply cleanly to current sources, and probably 2.0_BETA.
> > Without it, kernels won't boot (and even if they do, you'll get lots of
> > coredumps at runtime).
> The Performa 460 is an m68030 machine, so FPU trapping will work;
> softfloat patches aren't particularly needed (but certainly won't hurt).
Aaah, thanks. Good to know :)
Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The NetBSD Project - http://www.NetBSD.org/