cvs commit: hints nptl.txt

tushar at linuxfromscratch.org tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Dec 18 23:10:02 PST 2003


tushar      03/12/19 00:10:02

  Modified:    .        nptl.txt
  Log:
  Updated: nptl.txt
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.21      +10 -11    hints/nptl.txt
  
  Index: nptl.txt
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/hints/nptl.txt,v
  retrieving revision 1.20
  retrieving revision 1.21
  diff -u -u -r1.20 -r1.21
  --- nptl.txt	17 Dec 2003 15:08:26 -0000	1.20
  +++ nptl.txt	19 Dec 2003 07:10:02 -0000	1.21
  @@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
   AUTHOR:         Teemu Tervo <teemu.tervo at gmx.net>
  -DATE:           2003-12-13
  +DATE:           2003-12-19
   LICENSE:        The MIT License
   SYNOPSIS:       Building an LFS system with the NPTL library
   DESCRIPTION:    Using the new libpthread implementation NPTL (Native POSIX
  @@ -34,7 +34,7 @@
   already present.
   
   
  -Software requirements (as of December 12th 2003)
  +Software requirements (as of December 18th 2003)
   ================================================
   
   1. A kernel with proper support for thread-local storage. This means
  @@ -43,7 +43,6 @@
      and many parts of it will fail to apply on a vanilla kernel. If
      you're going to use 2.4, you're on your own.
   
  -   The 2.6 kernel series is still in test phase, but is fairly stable.
      If you have no experience with 2.6, I suggest you have a look at
      the post-halloween document, which summarizes the changes since 2.4.
   
  @@ -103,11 +102,8 @@
   
        http://ttervo.vectorstar.net/nptl
   
  -   There's a bug in a glibc makefile causing tst-cancelx7 fail while
  -   running the testsuite, glibc-DATE-nptl-testsuite.patch fixes this.
  -
      Binutils testsuite will also fail with one test due to changes
  -   introduced in new glibcs. Named binutils-VERSION-fix-static-linking.patch.
  +   introduced in glibc cvs. Named binutils-VERSION-fix-static-linking.patch.
   
      Util-linux won't compile against 2.6 kernel headers, so we patch it in
      chapter 5. We don't install sanitized headers there, since it's easier to
  @@ -119,8 +115,8 @@
      has been named gcc-3.3.1-fix-static-linking.patch.
   
   
  -   This hint was tested using glibc-20031114, binutils-2.14.90.0.7 and
  -   gcc-3.3.2 with both the host and the target systems using linux-2.6.0-test9.
  +   This hint was tested using glibc-20031218, binutils-2.14.90.0.7 and
  +   gcc-3.3.2 with both the host and the target systems using linux-2.6.0.
   
   Inline installation
   ===================
  @@ -319,7 +315,10 @@
   [2003-11-15]
   * Changed sanitized headers dl location, they're now over at fedora's site
   * Revised the part about futexes in the kernel, it was misleading
  -[2002-12-13]
  +[2003-12-13]
   * Dropped editing of glibc's version.h, it's unnecessary, outdate and
     removing it will prevent me from ever updating it
  -* Updated post-halloween doc location
  \ No newline at end of file
  +* Updated post-halloween doc location
  +[2003-12-19]
  +* Dropped glibc-DATE-nptl-testsuite.patch, it is no longer needed
  +* 2.6 kernels are not in test phase anymore
  
  
  



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