[Buildroot] buildroot on Debian

Will Newton will.newton at gmail.com
Thu Nov 9 13:07:43 UTC 2006

On 11/9/06, Peter Mendham <petermendham at computing.dundee.ac.uk> wrote:
> I gave up on cygwin thinking that perhaps I was being an idiot, so I'm
> now trying Debian.  I'm certainly getting further now, however I hit
> another snag.  A completely fresh grab of buildroot from SVN this
> morning errors when trying to build busybox, the makefile says it is
> looking for Rules.mak in buildroot/build_powerpc/busybox/  Is this to do
> with the way I have configured things?  I don't understand what it is
> trying to accomplish.

This seems to be an issue with the svn snapshots of busybox. Try
deselecting "Use latest busybox snapshot" in the package

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