Mokomakefile on Debian on PowerPC64/G5

Robert Schuster theBohemian at
Thu Jul 31 10:56:23 CEST 2008

I am building OpenEmbedded stuff (OpenMoko for FreeRunner, Angstrom for
BeagleBoard) on my Fedora G4 iBook all day and it works.

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Christ van Willegen schrieb:
> Hi,
> I guess I'm the first one to try this...
> Because there is no (native) support for building OpenMoko software on
> an iMac (G5, rev c with iSight), I decided to see if installing Debian
> would work.
> Following the instructions on [1] I was able to install Debian 'just
> fine'. In short, you don't get X and gdm...
> Then, I followed the usual instructions about Mokomakefile and its
> prerequisites.
> Building the OE environment gave me an error - powerpc64 architecture
> not supported (or something close to that). If this doesn't ring any
> bells, I'll check and get the exact wording later.
> Is that something that can be fixed by me, or is it simply impossible
> to do this on a powerPC64 architecture? I don't need Qemu, I'll have
> my Freerunner soon, but probably no working ways to build software for
> it...
> Regards,
> Christ van Willegen
> [1] <>

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