Subject: Re: cross building -current fails
To: Ray Phillips <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 12/04/2002 06:51:41
On Wed, Dec 04, 2002 at 08:50:09PM +1000, Ray Phillips wrote:

 > Building a NetBSD/i386 distribution from -current cvs sources checked 
 > out a couple of days ago doesn't work on an alpha.  I've read that 
 > building distributions for 64-bit platforms is broken, but this 
 > should have worked shouldn't it?

Yes, it's almost as if it's using the wrong assembler.

Please file a PR on this problem.

(FWIW, there are other problems with the compiler that prevent Alpha->i386
from working right now, but this is a new issue that you've described.)

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>