problems with i386 jail on amd64 install 7.0 Release

Kris Kennaway kris at
Fri Mar 28 12:27:24 PDT 2008

Mark Moellering wrote:
> On Friday 28 March 2008 06:23:49 am Kris Kennaway wrote:
>> Mark Moellering wrote:
>>> I have been trying to install an i386 jail on an amd64 install.  I added
>>> Target=i386 to the command line in the make buildworld and installworld
>>> commands.  I keep getting the following (or similar) error
>> 'Target' does nothing, there is no such variable.  If you meant
>> 'TARGET', that is a real variable but not the one you want.  You need to
>> add 'TARGET_ARCH=i386' to your build/installworld to successfully
>> cross-compile.
>> Kris
> Kris, 
> Thanks for the reply.
> I aplogize, I should have been more explicit.
> I tried TARGET=i386 ; TARGET_ARCH=i386; and both together, all gave the same 
> error.
> (/libexec/ Shared object "" not found, required 
> by "sh")
> Have you or has anyone else on the list successfuly done this?

Yes, frequently.  Does the library exist in the chroot and is it an i386 
library (use file(1))?


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