Subject: Re: Cross-compiling packages
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/02/1998 15:09:03
On Thu, 2 Jul 1998, Bill Studenmund wrote:

: I've got an i386 I've set up for cross-compiling. I'm trying to now
: cross-compile packages.

"Completely broken."  "Not worth your time."  Something on my list of things
to look at, but by, say, NetBSD 2.1.  You'll find that about 20-30% is
probably cross compilable to a different ${MACHINE_ARCH} but the rest is
horrifically broken.

: Also, the example mk.conf has tabs in the ZIP_ENCRYPTION sample comments.
: Should I zap them, or would one of the pkg folks rather do it?

Huh?  What's wrong with tabs?

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.