I got 2.6.15 "a while back" (>1 month).
I'll try getting the most recent source. Sorry, I avoided this due to my
company blocking rsync and thus making it a pain to get the sources...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ralf Baechle [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Monday, March 13, 2006 1:33 PM
> To: Kurt Schwemmer
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Cross compile kernel w/ buildroot toolchain
> On Mon, Mar 13, 2006 at 01:17:09PM -0700, Kurt Schwemmer wrote:
> > I'm trying to figure out a toolchain to use for my system. I can
> > compile the kernel just fine using the MIPS SDE based distribution,
> > but you can't cross compile apps with that. I downloaded and built
> > buildroot and I'm trying to (cross) compile the kernel with it too
> > (I'd like to just use one compiler for everything). I had
> it use gcc
> > 3.4.5. When I try to compile the kernel with:
> > make
> > CROSS_COMPILE=~/buildroot/build_mipsel/staging_dir/bin/mipsel-linux-
> > I eventually get an error while assembling entry.o:
> > AS arch/mips/kernel/entry.o
> > arch/mips/kernel/entry.S: Assembler messages:
> > arch/mips/kernel/entry.S:157: Error: opcode not supported on this
> > processor: mips32 (mips32) `jr.hb $31'
> > make: *** [arch/mips/kernel/entry.o] Error 1
> > make: *** [arch/mips/kernel] Error 2
> > I guess this is a "hazard barrier" instruction. Why doesn't
> gcc 3.4.5
> > know about it? What do I need to do to get this to work?
> I'm looking at the latest kernel sources and can't see how
> this could be happening. Which version of the kernel are you
> trying to build?