compiling L4Env with oskit for Fiasco and L4Linux

Frank Mehnert fm3 at
Tue May 6 09:39:02 CEST 2003

Hi Etienne,

On Tuesday 06 May 2003 01:36, Etienne Robillard wrote:
> My name is Etienne Robillard and I am studying Art in
> college. I don't have yet any degree in computers
> science, whatsoever.
> What I am attempting to do is to build/boot L4Linux
> (and on another time The Hurd, while I'm at it...) on
> a typical x86 machine, Pentium III with 384mb of
> sdram.
> oskit = oskit60 (the old version modified for l4 with
> patches)
> gcc = crossgcc 2.95.2 (no libgcc2.a) with pthread-elf
> support, i386/linux emulation
> os = freebsd4.7-p8 (with libc_r/)
> make = gmake
> target = i586-l4-linux (just for fun...)
> build= i386-unknown-freebsd4.7
> binutils = version

[compiler output deleted]

> In order to get there, I had to undefined HAVE_CODE16
> in $(OSKIT)/flux/config.h. Otherwise, I would have
> this bug :

You should REALLY use OSKit 0.6 from our public CVS repository.
All these bugs you mentioned are fixed there!

BTW: OSkit is not needed anymore to compile Fiasco.

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