[uClibc]Buildroot barfing, can't find linux kernel Makefile?

Erik Andersen andersen at codepoet.org
Mon Mar 17 21:38:21 UTC 2003


On Mon Mar 17, 2003 at 02:51:58PM -0500, Rob Landley wrote:
> cp: cannot stat `/usr/src/linux/Makefile': No such file or directory
> make: *** [/home/landley/uclibc/buildroot/build/linux/.configured] Error 1
> [landley at driftwood buildroot]$
> 
> Now I could easily untar the linux-kernel source into /usr/src/linux, but I 
> haven't actually PUT the linux kernel source into /usr/src/linux in a number 
> of years (it's in my home directory, where it belongs. :), and I'm just 
> curious what the heck it's trying to do.  (.config I could understand, but 
> why does it want the Makefile?)

It needs some kernel sources.  You left the "system-linux" target
enabled, which looks in /usr/src/linux for a kernel.  If you
don't like it, then use the "linux" target or edit
make/system-linux.mk to look somewhere other than /usr/src/linux

 -Erik

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