Re: PROBLEM: Cross-compiling fails (patch included)

From: Sam Ravnborg
Date: Thu Dec 16 2004 - 18:49:07 EST

On Thu, Dec 16, 2004 at 07:32:05PM +0100, Christian Bj??levik wrote:
> Hi there!
> When using kernel-package (Debian specific kernel-management) to
> cross-compile a kernel in a i386-chroot on my x86_64 laptop
> modules_install fails when trying to depmod things. Since we should not
> depmod those things if the arch being built isn't the same as 'uname -m'
> I wrote a patch for the Makefile to test those conditions.

Similar versions has been posted before.
But the right fix is to fix module-init-tools - therefore they have not
been applied.

Rusty - any progress in this?

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