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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] kbuild: create linux-headers package in deb-pkg
    On 10.1.2011 18:46, maximilian attems wrote:
    > Seems review went unnoticed, due to using signature.

    Oh, indeed, I thought that was just full-quote in your email, sorry.

    > On Sat, 25 Dec 2010, maximilian attems wrote:
    >>> +# Build header package
    >>> +find . -name Makefile -o -name Kconfig\* -o -name \*.pl > /tmp/files$$
    >>> +find arch/x86/include include scripts -type f >> /tmp/files$$
    >> x86 centric?
    > this will break on any non x86 arch, what is the correct variable
    > for $ARCH?

    This should be changed to arch/$SRCARCH/include.

    >>> +(cd $objtree; find .config Module.symvers include scripts -type f >> /tmp/objfiles$$)
    >>> +destdir=$hdrdir/usr/src/linux-headers-$version
    >>> +mkdir -p "$destdir" "$hdrdir/DEBIAN" "$hdrdir/usr/share/doc/$hdrpackagename"
    >> could move up to the other mkdir calls.
    > we did that already.
    >>> +tar -c -f - -T /tmp/files$$ | (cd $destdir; tar -xf -)
    >>> +(cd $objtree; tar -c -f - -T /tmp/objfiles$$) | (cd $destdir; tar -xf -)
    >>> +rm -f /tmp/files$$ /tmp/objfiles$$
    >>> +arch=$(dpkg --print-architecture)
    >>> +
    >>> +cat <<EOF >> debian/control
    >>> +
    >>> +Package: $hdrpackagename
    >>> +Provides: linux-headers, linux-headers-2.6
    >>> +Architecture: $arch
    >> not sure if that will interfere with the new crosscompile feature
    >> of deb-pkg in linux-next.
    > aboves arch call seems redundant with what we already have.

    Yes, please remove it. BTW, here is a bugreport I got privately about
    the very same issue:
    On 12.1.2011 10:02, Ralf Rösch wrote:
    | [...]
    | Attached you will find a patch to complete the build successfully for my
    | mipsel target.
    | The dpkg --print-architecture shows i386 which results in error:
    | dpkg-gencontrol: Fehler: aktuelle Host-Architektur »mipsel« erscheint
    | nicht in der Architekturliste (i386) des Pakets
    | (current host architecture 'mipsel' does not appear in package's list
    | so I changed "arch" temporary to "any".
    | It would be nice if it would be possible to make the kernel-headers
    | installable on any host.
    | They are needed very frequently for cross-compiling. (I already possible
    | with dpkg force).

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