PLD on DEC Alpha

Michal Moskal malekith at
Tue Sep 2 17:47:10 CEST 2003

On Mon, Sep 01, 2003 at 11:44:29AM -0400, Andrew A. Gill wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Aug 2003, Michal Moskal wrote:
> >
> > I see. So you will probably have to go with chroot approach.
> I tried
> poldek --mkdir --install-dist=/mnt/chroot -v poldek rc-scripts shadow
> (I mounted my RH7.1 root under /mnt/chroot on the alpha-chr root)
> but it keeps complaining about how my packages are newer.  Some (like
> setup) are indeed newer, but won't work with PLD.

Try upgrading on package by package basis using 

upgrade --downgrade

(whatever sill it might seem :-)

Maybe others have some better advice.

: Michal Moskal :: : GCS {C,UL}++++$ a? !tv
: When in doubt, use brute force. -- Ken Thompson : {E-,w}-- {b++,e}>+++ h

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