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Re: [alpine-devel] Porting Alpine scripts

From: Breno Leitao <>
Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2017 09:54:12 -0200

On 01/27/2017 05:00 AM, Timo Teras wrote:
> On Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:46:52 -0500
> "Tuan M. Hoang" <> wrote:
>> I am currently having two issues, hope you can take some time to see
>> it.
>> 1. I was running Alpine s390x in Docker with some essential
>> cross-compiled packages targeting s390x, in order to compile natively
>> the toolchains. It all boils down to missing perl package as
>> compile-time dependency. Perl cannot be cross-compiled, yet is needed
>> for native compile. When I try to compile perl natively (inside either
>> Docker or a chroot), I had segmentation fault on running fakeroot.
> Yes, we also native build perl. It's a pain to cross-compile.

That is what we are doing with ppc64le also. We just cross-compiled the
minimum set of packages to be able to run abuild inside the chroot, and then,
(re)build everything natively.

Received on Fri Jan 27 2017 - 09:54:12 GMT