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Re: porting arcboot

To: Andrew Clausen <clausen@melbourne.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: porting arcboot
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2003 09:10:14 +0100
Cc: Guido Guenther <agx@gandalf.physik.uni-konstanz.de>, Linux-MIPS <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>
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On Thu, Feb 13, 2003 at 09:58:23AM +1100, Andrew Clausen wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 12, 2003 at 04:26:20PM +0100, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> > > Am I missing something?
> > 
> > Yes - That you dont need all those objects in that archive. 
> 
> But how does that help?  It's painful to merely build the set
> of objects we need.  (That would involve e2fsprogs makefile hacking...
> i.e. not just reusing it out-of-the-box)  But it's absolutely necessary,
> because it's impossible to build all the other objects for mips64 today.
> 
> So, are you doing the Makefile hacking, or what?
> 

I havent got any mips64 equipment yet and even less time. I guess until
we have a real mips64-glibc we will need to put the kernel into the
volume-header.

Flo
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Florian Lohoff                  flo@rfc822.org             +49-5201-669912
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