[klibc] [klibc:master] README.klibc: update build information
klibc-bot for maximilian attems
max at stro.at
Wed Aug 21 08:36:03 PDT 2013
Author: maximilian attems <max at stro.at>
AuthorDate: Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:31:25 +0200
Committer: maximilian attems <max at stro.at>
CommitDate: Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:32:16 +0200
README.klibc: update build information
It seems this file was still conveying the old way to build klibc
and hence confusing the users, simplify and reword build instructions.
Signed-off-by: maximilian attems <max at stro.at>
usr/klibc/README.klibc | 17 +++++++----------
1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)
diff --git a/usr/klibc/README.klibc b/usr/klibc/README.klibc
index 47618ec..7de5fea 100644
@@ -7,13 +7,12 @@ work in progress, and a lot of things are still missing.
The build procedure is not very polished yet, but it should work like
-a) In the source root directory (the directory above the one in which
- this file is found) create a symlink called "linux" pointing to the
- target of "make headers_install" from a recent Linux kernel tree.
- This can be done by extracting the Linux kernel into a directory,
- running "make headers_install" for the appropriate architecture,
- and then making a symlink to the "usr" subdirectory of that directory
+a) Extract a recent Linux kernel into a directory and run
+ "make headers_install".
+ Now enter the klibc dir and point KLIBCKERNELSRC to the
+ path of the configured linux tree
+ "make KLIBCKERNELSRC=`pwd`/../linux/usr/".
b) If you're cross-compiling, you need to set KLIBCARCH to the
appropriate architecture, and set CROSS_COMPILE to your toolchain
@@ -66,9 +65,7 @@ b) If you're cross-compiling, you need to set KLIBCARCH to the
Note that even the "working" ones likely have bugs. Please report
them if you run into them.
-c) Type "make" and pray...
-d) Try the test programs in the tests/ directory. They should run...
+c) Try the test programs in the tests/ directory. They should run...
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