[Buildroot] [PATCH next 4/6] moarvm: select libffi when building for MIPS

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Nov 24 15:21:21 UTC 2016


Thanks for your feedback.

On Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:58:00 +0000, Vicente Olivert Riera wrote:

> MoarVM depends on libatomic_ops, and libatomic_ops doesn't have MIPS
> support in Buildroot so far. This patch series adds MIPS support to it,
> so, from that moment, MoarVM will be able to be built for MIPS.

If moarvm depends on libatomic_ops, then why the patch enabling MIPS
support in libatomic_ops is PATCH 5/6, i.e. *after* the patch enabling
moarvm? Won't things break if I apply only patches 1 to 4, but not
patches 5 and 6 ?

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering

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