On Fri, 1 Oct 2004, Christian Hecimovic wrote:
> I'm having problems building 2.6 head from the linux-mips cvs. There were a
> number of build errors with the /arch/mips/config/db1550-defconfig file.
> Eventually, it built with a number of fixes. Here's the diff:
> Index: arch/mips/Kconfig
> RCS file: /home/cvs/linux/arch/mips/Kconfig,v
> retrieving revision 1.96
> diff -r1.96 Kconfig
> > select DMA_NONCOHERENT
Read Documentation/SubmittingPatches (diff -up), please!
> Index: arch/mips/Makefile
> RCS file: /home/cvs/linux/arch/mips/Makefile,v
> retrieving revision 1.176
> diff -r1.176 Makefile
> < 32bit-tool-prefix = mipsel-linux-
> > 32bit-tool-prefix = mipsel-unknown-linux-gnu-
This is specific to your setup -- most people use the shorter form for
whatever reason (less typing, less disk space, etc.). You may invoke
`make "CROSS_COMPILE=mipsel-unknown-linux-gnu-" <whatever>' for an
The rest is system-specific; I can't comment.