how to build NPTL-based toolchain?
ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Nov 9 15:41:59 PST 2005
On Wed, 9 Nov 2005, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> On Wed, 9 Nov 2005, Joe Ciccone wrote:
>> Those are the architectures that i know of that DO NOT support NPTL
>> in 2.3.6. If you are trying to build for SH3 you can grab the
>> glibc-cvs snapshot that the book uses. It may support it.
> given that glibc-2.3.6 is fairly new, are you saying that you already
> have CLFS-specific changes to it?
Glibc-head continues on its merry way from day to day. The stable
(2.3) branch is different - fixes get backported, but often only if the
maintainer is confident they will fix a problem.
We are using snapshots from glibc-head, it just happens that we're
pretty happy with the weekly version we are using, for the platforms we
know about. Certainly we have glibc patches for mips_nptl and sparc_tls
in the patches repo, a gcc mips_tls patch, and sparc binutils patches.
Maybe some of these might point you towards what needs to be done.
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