[Buildroot] Is there any chance to compile old buildroot on new distro

Paulius Zaleckas paulius.zaleckas at gmail.com
Thu Oct 28 08:09:58 UTC 2010


On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 11:00 AM, Sasha Yohananov <yohananov at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Dear buildroot experts,
> For about 2 years I work on some commercial project (access control) based
> on buildroot-2008.11.
> HW details are:
> CPU - ARM926EJ-S rev 5 (v5l)
> Board - Atmel AT91SAM9260-EK
> Former Host - Fedora 9.
> Current Host - Fedora 13
> After some initial tuning it compiled and produced everything that needed
> (all images) excellently, but recently I was silly enough to upgrade my
> host's distribution to Fedora 13.
> Now I'm in trouble, I can't compile it at all. It fails at the beginning of
> the process, I guess the are conflicts between old kernel's headers and new
> glibc definitions.
> I understand that my buildroot is quite old but unfortunately I have to
> continue with it for some time.
> Is there any chance to compile it on new distribution?
> There are some details of my configuration and new distro tools:
> uname -a
> Linux riln-ls 2.6.33.3-85.fc13.i686.PAE #1 SMP Thu May 6 18:27:11 UTC 2010
> i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
> gcc --version
> gcc (GCC) 4.4.4 20100503 (Red Hat 4.4.4-2)
> Copyright (C) 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
> This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is NO
> warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
> gcc -###
> Using built-in specs.
> Target: i686-redhat-linux
> Configured with: ../configure --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man
> --infodir=/usr/share/info --with-bugurl=http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla
> --enable-bootstrap --enable-shared --enable-threads=posix
> --enable-checking=release --with-system-zlib --enable-__cxa_atexit
> --disable-libunwind-exceptions --enable-gnu-unique-object
> --enable-languages=c,c++,objc,obj-c++,java,fortran,ada --enable-java-awt=gtk
> --disable-dssi --with-java-home=/usr/lib/jvm/java-1.5.0-gcj-1.5.0.0/jre
> --enable-libgcj-multifile --enable-java-maintainer-mode
> --with-ecj-jar=/usr/share/java/eclipse-ecj.jar --disable-libjava-multilib
> --with-ppl --with-cloog --with-tune=generic --with-arch=i686
> --build=i686-redhat-linux
> Thread model: posix
> gcc version 4.4.4 20100503 (Red Hat 4.4.4-2) (GCC)
>
> /lib/libc.so.6
> GNU C Library stable release version 2.12.1, by Roland McGrath et al.
> Copyright (C) 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
> This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.
> There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A
> PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
> Compiled by GNU CC version 4.4.4 20100630 (Red Hat 4.4.4-10).
> Compiled on a Linux 2.6.34 system on 2010-10-19.
> Available extensions:
> The C stubs add-on version 2.1.2.
> crypt add-on version 2.1 by Michael Glad and others
> GNU Libidn by Simon Josefsson
> Native POSIX Threads Library by Ulrich Drepper et al
> BIND-8.2.3-T5B
> RT using linux kernel aio
> libc ABIs: UNIQUE IFUNC
> For bug reporting instructions, please see:
> <http://www.gnu.org/software/libc/bugs.html>.
>
> Config and build log files are attached.
> Thank you in advance,
> Sasha.

You need a patch for kernel:
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=patch;h=d15bd1067b1fcb2b7250d22bc0c7c7fea0b759f7


More information about the buildroot mailing list