[solved] Re: ports-mgmt/pkg failing to link when cross-compiling with qemu

Christopher J. Ruwe cjr at cruwe.de
Thu Feb 13 09:55:27 UTC 2014

On Thu, 23 Jan 2014 20:38:51 +0100
"Christopher J. Ruwe" <cjr at cruwe.de> wrote:

> When trying the instructions on
> https://wiki.freebsd.org/QemuUserModeHowTo, I encountered a fairly
> basic port (ports-mgmt/pkg) failing to link properly:
> [... - everything fine until here]
> cc -static -O -pipe  -DPORTSDIR=\"/usr/ports\" -I../libpkg
> -I/usr/ports/ports-mg/work/pkg-1.2.5/pkg/../external/expat/lib
> -std=gnu99 -Qunused-arguments  -Wsystemprototypes -Wmissing-prototypes
> -Wpointer-arith -Wreturn-type -Wcast-qual -Wwritepts -Winline
> -Wnested-externs -Wredundant-decls -Wold-style-definition
> -Wmissing-int -static  -o pkg-static add.o annotate.o audit.o
> autoremove.o backup.o check.ock.o main.o plugins.o progressmeter.o
> query.o register.o repo.o rquery.o update.otch.o shell.o stats.o ssh.o
> -L/usr/ports/ports-mgmt/pkg/work/pkg-1.2.5/pkg/../lib -lcrypto  -lmd
> -lz  -lbz2  -llzma -ljail -lelf -larchive  -lsbuf  -lfetch  -lpt 
> add.o: In function `exec_add':
> add.c:(.text+0x11c): undefined reference to `pkgdb_access'
> add.c:(.text+0x13c): undefined reference to `pkgdb_open'
> add.c:(.text+0x164): undefined reference to `pkg_manifest_keys_new'
> add.c:(.text+0x344): undefined reference to `pkg_fetch_file'
> add.c:(.text+0x364): undefined reference to `pkg_add'
> add.c:(.text+0x42c): undefined reference to `pkg_manifest_keys_free'
> add.c:(.text+0x434): undefined reference to `pkgdb_close'
> [ ... - they are all alike]
> version.o: In function `print_version':
> version.c:(.text+0x14fc): undefined reference to `pkg_get2'
> version.c:(.text+0x1514): undefined reference to `pkg_version_cmp'
> version.c:(.text+0x1590): undefined reference to `pkg_asprintf'
> version.c:(.text+0x15a4): undefined reference to `pkg_asprintf'
> version.c:(.text+0x1650): undefined reference to `pkg_printf'
> which.o: In function `exec_which':


> Has anybody encountered something similar and would know how to fix
> that?
> Thanks and cheers,

The problem is trying to build ARMv6 32b-binaries on 64b
amd64. Building on i386 works.

Would it be possible to include that in the wiki

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