[klibc] klibc broken on ppc with linux-2.6.27 and workaround
H. Peter Anvin
hpa at zytor.com
Mon Dec 29 09:53:39 PST 2008
Gilles Espinasse wrote:
> Compilation was ok with klibc-1.5.10 on linux-2.6.25.
> Distrib does not matter as it is inside a chroot a la LSF
> As a workaround I have symlinked the directories removed in 2.6.27 and it
> now compile
> cd /usr/src/linux-2.6.27/arch && ln -sf powerpc ppc
> cd /usr/src/linux-2.6.27/include && ln -sf arch-powerpc arch-ppc
> I have seen that Gentoo use a different system and a klibcasmarch.patch
> A bit complicated for me.
I guess I really should spend some TLC on klibc... I haven't given it
too much time, and with all the header changing around lately it gets
The Right Thing[TM] is probably to use the exported header stuff for
klibc, assuming it contains sufficient information.
H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
I work for Intel. I don't speak on their behalf.
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