On Tue, Nov 20, 2012 at 04:47:08PM +0000, John Long wrote:
> Hi David,
> On Tue, Nov 20, 2012 at 05:28:36PM +0100, David Lichteblau wrote:
> > Quoting John Long (codeblue@...):
> > > Hi. I was able to get clisp built on OpenBSD MIPS (mips64el) and wanted to
> > > use it to build SBCL. I followed the instructions on your site and also in
> > > the source directory (different, for whatever reason) and the build breaks.
> > >
> > > I know I am not giving you much to go on yet, but I wanted to ask if this
> > > is even possible. If it should work I will post the build log.
> > Our OpenBSD experts might be able to say more about the specifics of
> > operating system support, but my first question would be which ABIs
> > OpenBSD offers -- SBCL uses n32 and does not currently support n64.
> OpenBSD MIPS is using the 64 bit ABI.
> # file /bin/ksh
> /bin/ksh: ELF 64-bit LSB executable, MIPS, MIPS-III version 1, for OpenBSD, statically linked, stripped
> I guess that is a no-go. Thanks for your quick answer.
That's correct, 64-bit OpenBSD platforms don't support 32-bit ABIs.