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Date:	Mon, 1 Sep 2014 05:49:11 +0200
From:	Mikael Starvik <>
To:	Sam Ravnborg <>
CC:	Guenter Roeck <>,
	"" <>,
	linux-cris-kernel <>,
	Jesper Nilsson <>,
	Mikael Starvik <>,
	Grant Likely <>,
	"Edgar E. Iglesias" <>
Subject: Re: Status of 'cris' architecture support in Linux kernel

Jesper is actually back at work today but give him a few days to catch up.

> 31 aug 2014 kl. 20:51 skrev "Sam Ravnborg" <>:
>> On Sun, Aug 31, 2014 at 10:50:10AM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>> The idea was to create a crisv32 kernel and initramfs to work with qemu
>> for the ongoing Linux kernel test project.
>> After spending a number of days (and nights) on it, the results don't look
>> very encouraging.
>> My overall conclusion is that 'cris' architecture support in the Linux kernel
>> is in bad shape, does not work anymore, and would require substantial effort
>> to get it into working state.
>> Anyway, below are my individual findings. If there is an ongoing effort to
>> improve cris support in the upstream kernel, specifically support for crisv32,
>> please let me know. I'll be happy to test the resulting kernels.
> Jesper is on parental leave so do not expect any prompt reply from him.
>> Individual findings:
>> headers_install
>> make ARCH=cris INSTALL_HDR_PATH=/tmp headers_install
>> results in:
>> ./scripts/Makefile.headersinst:14: arch/cris/include/uapi/asm/arch-v10/Kbuild:
>>    No such file or directory
>> make[2]: *** No rule to make target `arch/cris/include/uapi/asm/arch-v10/Kbuild'.  Stop.
> I have already sent a fix for this that Michael said he wanted to deal with.
>    Sam
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