Subject: Re: cross-build breakage...
To: Mason Loring Bliss <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 03/19/2002 09:39:27
On Tue, 19 Mar 2002, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:

: The host system is NetBSD 1.5.3_RC1 / i386, and the builds I'm trying for
: are macppc and sparc, both -current. The same source tree builds fine if my
: MACHINE target is i386, but it dies "here and here" for macppc and sparc,
: respectively. (Thanks in advance for clues. I'd love to have this i386
: system building for my slower architectures.)
: (macppc)

Release builds ( -R) don't work for powerpc machines; the bootblock
and friends aren't cross-buildable right now.

: (and sparc)
: STRIP=/usr/obj/tools/bin/sparc--netbsdelf-strip /usr/obj/tools/bin/nbinstall -r
: -o root -g wheel -m 444  revisions /usr/obj/DEST-20020318-src-sparc/usr/share/me
: /revisions
: nbinstall: revisions: stat: No such file or directory

This part is a bit stranger; it looks like "revisions" is being looked for
in the objdir, even though it's actually in the source dir... I'm not
quite sure here at the moment.

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