[OpenAFS] building openafs on ppc64le architecture on Linux

Benjamin Kaduk kaduk@mit.edu
Sun, 29 Apr 2018 10:22:34 -0500

On Sun, Apr 29, 2018 at 02:13:08AM +0000, Troy Benjegerdes wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 08:12:42PM -0500, Benjamin Kaduk wrote:
> > 
> > Generally at this point I end up trying to see what the preprocessor
> > has/has not done to my file, whether via cc -E or some deeper
> > compiler debugging options (IIRC there are several choices in gcc to
> > emit intermediately preprocessed representations, but the
> > incantations are pretty arcane).  Even cc -E should give some sense
> > of what files are included, though.
> > 
> Oh that was silly. I started by trying to use a sysname of 
> 'ppc64le_linuxXX', and confused myself.
> Patch at:
> https://github.com/tmagik/openafs/commit/78ae3eb8f0effd874f004059d6ba54c33997e4a2
> Now, how do I get that over into something for inclusion into
> the regular git ? At least the AFSd works, so I assume this
> probably means all the server stuff should be fine, although
> this would be easier to test with the debian packaging.

You can push the change into gerrit for review, per