Generating Linux binaries under FreeBSD
alejandro at varnet.biz
Tue Jun 21 16:55:22 GMT 2005
On Mon, 20 Jun 2005 09:27:10 -0600
"Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC" <chad at shire.net> wrote:
> On Jun 20, 2005, at 9:15 AM, Alejandro Pulver wrote:
> > Hello,
> > Is there a way to compile a C program, but generating a Linux binary
> > instead of a FreeBSD one?
> I don't know if this works but assuming you have the linux
> compatibility layer running
> % chroot /compat/linux/ /bin/bash
> % gcc
> That should use the linux gcc
> You may not need to do the chroot first. Just run a linux shell
> % /compat/linux/bin/bash
> bash-2.0x# gcc
> may also get you there
> I've done similar things before
> Try it out
Thank you for your reply.
It is what I expected (to use the Linux emulation to run the compiler).
But is there a FreeBSD port of it (I do not think that)?
Can I use the Linux packaging tools (for example rpm with
linux-base-rh*, and dpkg with linux-base-debian)? How?
Thanks and Best Regards,
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