On Wed, 20 Oct 2004 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > That's the host-libc6. You need a target-libc6.
> > tpkg-install-libc can do that for you. You need to
> > install dpkg-cross and
> > toolchain-source first. More information about this
> > can be found in
> > /usr/share/doc/toolchain-source/ (toolchain-source is
> > the Debian-recommended
> > way to build cross-compilers).
> > But since you're compiler is installed in /usr/local/
> > and dpkg-cross will
> > install libc6 in /usr, you'll have to add some
> > links from (possibly
> > some parts under) /usr/local/mipsel-linux/ to
> > /usr/lib/mipsel-linux/.
> I tired 'tpkg-install-libc mipsel' and mipsel-linux. It
> failed with the error message
> Building libc6-mipsel-cross_2.3.2.ds1-18_all.deb
> Unpacking libc6-mipsel-cross
> dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of
> libc6-mipsel-cross depends on
> libdb1-compat-mipsel-cross; however:
> Package libdb1-compat-mipsel-cross is not installed.
> dpkg: error processing libc6-mipsel-cross (--install):
> dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
> Errors were encountered while processing:
> dpkg -i failed.
> ...and I can't find this package
Which toolchain-source are you using? Probably the one in Debian stable? Please
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