[klibc] Re: build failure on alpha

maximilian attems maks at sternwelten.at
Thu Jan 5 01:17:05 PST 2006

hello Sam,

thanks for your reply.

On Tue, 03 Jan 2006, Sam Ravnborg wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 03, 2006 at 08:08:47PM +0100, maximilian attems wrote:
> > latest klibc-1.1.14 fails to build on alpha with the following error:
> > make[3]: *** No rule to make target `klibc/arch/alpha/__divqu.o', needed by `klibc/libc.a'.  Stop.
> > 
> > arch/alpha/Makefile.inc seem to miss some sort of .ss.o rule.
> > i don't see arch/alpha/__divq.ss build in the dir,
> > nor any of the other.
> > 
> > hopefully you can point to a fix soon that i'll happily test. :)
> Some strange things are going on in alpha land.
> I need to try it out before attemting to fix it.

the debian initramfs-tools rely on klibc hope you find a fix soon :)
> Do you know an easy way to get gcc/binutil for alpha. Running amd64 here
> on gentoo.
> I used to use Dan Kegel crosstools but I lost them during a harddisk
> crash over the Christmas.
> 	Sam

i don't have much gentoo knownledge.
here are some cross binutils and gcc's for debian:
they should be easy to fetch.

if that's not working i've an alpha box you could get access,
just ping me.


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