Cross compile rules update
loic.minier at ubuntu.com
Mon Oct 4 20:16:12 UTC 2010
On Mon, Oct 04, 2010, Jan, Sebastien wrote:
> The reason for (native) DKMS modules build failure using a cross-compiled
> kernel is that the kernel build tools embedded in the kernel package (like
> fixdep) are not built for ARM but for the host (x86 in my case), and fail
> when called by native module building.
> Any idea if / how this could be solved?
That means they ought to be built for both architectures and shipped in
target cross-packages and in host packages (unless the tools are
already provided in another host package already).
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