[Dev] the future of arm support

Luke Shumaker lukeshu at lukeshu.com
Wed Apr 26 03:46:53 GMT 2017

On Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:26:32 -0400,
fauno wrote:
> it would be awesome if libretools could cross-build packages without the
> need of a native board, like openwrt does.

It can.  Install 'binfmt-qemu-static' and specify '-A armv7h' when
creating the chroot.

(ok, this uses qemu to run ARM binaries on x86, while openwrt uses a
cross toolchain and doesn't run ARM binaries during the build)

Happy hacking,
~ Luke shumaker

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