Brooks Davis brooks at
Thu Jan 19 12:15:45 PST 2006

On Thu, Jan 19, 2006 at 02:08:26PM -0600, Larry Rosenman wrote:
> Ok, I've got this honker of a AMD64 compatible Xeon box.  I installed
> the
> linux_base package, and when I try to portupgrade, it all goes to hades.
> What's the magic to rebuild the /compat/linux stuff?
> FreeBSD/amd64 6.0-STABLE from yesterday, ports tree from the same
> timeframe.

I've found that you need to build and install linux_base directly on amd64
so it doesn't try to install amd64 versions of files.  When built in a
submake with ARCH defined, the override of ARCH required to cause the i386
version to be installed doesn't work.

-- Brooks

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