Failure to boot into cross built environment (iWMMXt NPTL EABI)

Steve Papacharalambous
Tue Apr 25 10:03:00 GMT 2006

Hi Steve,

More test results:

I applied this patch to glibc-2.4:

The system now fails to boot with:

linuxrc: /lib/libgcc_s.soKernel panic - not syncing:
Attempted to kill init! .1: version `GLIBC_2.4' not foun d
(required by /linuxrc) /linuxrc: /lib/
version `GLIBC_2.4' not found (required by
/lib/ /linuxrc: /lib/ version
  `GLIBC_2.4' not found (required by /lib/

Best regards,


Steven Newbury wrote:
> I rebuilt my toolchain and userspace again from scratch this time using
> glibc-2.4-r2.
> The kernel is configured for EABI *only*. Kernel version is 2.6.16 + patches
> for hardware support from
> Userspace is all built with -mabi=aapcs
> On booting it just hangs while running init.  Looks like a syscall isn't
> returning perhaps?  Sysrq works and typing produces output on the screen so the
> kernel is running.
> I am now rebuilding with old abi compatiblity and booting into another distro
> (pdaXrom) with the same kernel.  I'll then see if I can run any EABI binaries
> that way.
> I anybody has got this working currently, I'd like to know what versions etc
> were used.
> Steve
> ___________________________________________________________ 
> Yahoo! Messenger - NEW crystal clear PC to PC calling worldwide with voicemail

For unsubscribe information see

More information about the crossgcc mailing list