Cross building ports
daniel.bye at psineteurope.com
Fri May 14 06:53:32 PDT 2004
On Fri, May 14, 2004 at 02:45:52AM -0700, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> > Rats! That's what I was afraid of. Will have to see if I can get my
> > hands on an i386 package builder...
> You can always just download the prebuilt packages from the ftp site..
> If you really want to use your amd64 machine to build i386 packages,
> you can boot it in i386 mode (i.e. install a partition with a copy of
> FreeBSD/i386) and use that to build them.
Yep, could do. However, we need certain customisations for several
packages, which makes it impractical in our case. I have an i386 machine I
can put to good use to build packages, so a solution is in sight.
Thanks for your time,
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