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[ale] as86 trouble compiling kernel



ahh... as86 and ld86 aren't in the binutils source tree.  they're in the bin86
source tree.  try sunsite.unc.edu/pub/Linux/GCC/bin86-0.4.tar.gz (or in rpm
form, sunsite.unc.edu/pub/Linux/distributions/redhat/redhat-5.1/i386/RedHat\
/RPMS/bin86-0.4-5.i386.rpm)

ari

ari (myo at thy.ml.org) said this stuff:

> well, i don't use redhat, so i'm not really sure what packages it has or
> installs by default... but both GNU as and as86 should be in the binutils
> package.
> 
> ari
> 
> Laith Haddadin (laith_h at hotmail.com) said this stuff:
> 
> > Hi Ari,
> > 
> >   I downloaded kernel 2.0.35 but it only has the 34 kernel and you patch 
> > it to make it 35.  I tried the 34 kernel and it to gave me the same 
> > problem.  Is there a way to let 'as' do the assembling instead of 
> > 'as86'?  I've never had this problem before when I recompile my 32 
> > kernel.  What gives?  May I have deleted a package that contains 'as86'?
> > 
> > >Date: Sun, 4 Oct 1998 13:27:05 -0400
> > >From: ari <myo at thy.dyn.ml.org>
> > >To: Laith Haddadin <laith_h at hotmail.com>, ale at cc.gatech.edu
> > >Subject: Re: [ale] as86 trouble compiling kernel
> > >
> > >Laith Haddadin (laith_h at hotmail.com) said this stuff:
> > >
> > >> Hi,
> > >>   I'm having trouble compiling a rh 2.0.33 kernel.  make zImage dies 
> > >> after it makes the object files.  It spits out errors about as86:
> > >> 
> > >> make[1]: Entering directory 
> > >> `/usr/src/redhat/SOURCES/linux/arch/i386/boot'as86 -0 -a -o 
> > bootsect.o 
> > >> bootsect.sas86: unrecognized option `-0'make[1]: *** [bootsect.o] 
> > Error 
> > >> 1make[1]: Leaving directory 
> > >> `/usr/src/redhat/SOURCES/linux/arch/i386/boot'make: *** [zImage] 
> > Error 2
> > >
> > >you have a different version of as than the Makefile assumes (from the 
> > looks
> > >of things, as86 is GNU as on your system, which doesn't accept -0).  
> > This is
> > >not a problem with kernel 2.0.35.
> > >
> > >> 
> > >> does this mean I don't have am86 on my system and if so what do I 
> > need 
> > >> to do to put it on my system.  
> > >> 
> > >> Thanks,
> > >>   Laith E.H.
> > >> 
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