[uClibc]compile tar against uClibc

Erik Andersen andersen at codepoet.org
Fri Mar 7 14:32:29 UTC 2003

On Fri Mar 07, 2003 at 03:04:45PM +0100, Daliang Wen wrote:
> Hello,
> A newbie's question: How to compile tar from its source code against
> uClibc?


> I've also downloaded uClibc's rootfs program and there is GNU tar
> program so I guess it can be done although it is get annoy :-) I'd like
> to build tar program against my version of uClibc (0.9.18) so I don't
> have to rebuild everything on the initrd against the new version of
> uClibc.

uClibc 0.9.18 and .19 are binary compatible.  So you should be
able to simply copy the version of tar from the latest uClibc
rootfs and it should just work,


Erik B. Andersen             http://codepoet-consulting.com/
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