Date: Sat, 5 Jul 2014 23:18:29 -0700 From: Isaac Dunham <ibid.ag@...il.com> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Aboriginal musl support On Thu, Jul 03, 2014 at 11:25:46PM -0400, Rich Felker wrote: > On Thu, Jul 03, 2014 at 09:40:10PM -0500, Samuel Holland wrote: > > On Fri, 2014-07-04 at 01:14 +0100, Laurent Bercot wrote: > > > On 03/07/2014 22:22, Carlos Breviglieri wrote: > > > > I also keep an eye on aboriginal linux for other architectures testings, > > > > which, just now, announced basic musl compatibility... sweet. > > > > > > Where did you see that announcement ? I can see nothing on landley.net. > > > I've been waiting for the Aboriginal native musl toolchains for a while > > > and chafing at the bit. It would be sweet if they were finally ready. > > > (Rob, can you confirm/deny ?) > > > > > > > http://lists.landley.net/pipermail/aboriginal-landley.net/2014-July/001399.html > > Has anyone had a chance to look at this yet? It would be nice if > someone with experience with distros/building could help check for > common breakage/pitfalls. I know Aboriginal is using a much older > toolchain than most musl users, so that might also have some new Similar version (4.2.1) to bootstrap-linux (4.2.2?), also the oldest supported by musl-cross; I used GCC 3.4 and 4.2.1 with some patches for the latter from both musl-cross and Aboriginal. > issues that others haven't encountered. I suspect there might still be > issues with libgcc.a symbol visibility that would result in broken > binaries when dynamic linking against musl; this should be easy to > check. See the threads of Jan 11/12. (Rob could not duplicate.) As far as patches go, he has a number; see http://landley.net/hg/aboriginal/file/tip/sources/patches (gcc-core-* is the relevant part). > BTW regarding the libgcc.a issue, since it seems to be common in > bootstrapping, it might be worth working around it in the musl build > process by using -Wl,--exclude-libs,libgcc.a if this option is > supported by the linker. > > Anyway back to the point, it's great to see musl making it into > Aboriginal! Indeed. > Rich Thanks, Isaac Dunham
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