From:   Carlos Sánchez de La Lama
Subject:        Re: [PATCH] gnu: bootstrap-tarballs: Cross-compile for 
Date:   Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:38:17 +0100
User-agent:     Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3 (gnu/linux)


I finally found some time to clean-up my work. This patch is for
core-updates branch, and allows bootstrap tarball generation by

guix build --target=powerpc-linux-gnu bootstrap-tarballs

I think the best way to proceed is integrate this onto core-updates
(once reviewed & approved), then generate a bootstrap binaries on hydra,
making them available for download on the bootstrap binaries URL. At
that point I can update the rest of the powerpc-linux-gnu patches (which
use this binaries) with the correct hashes, and send them to the list.

As Ludo suggested, I am also preparing a tutorial/blog on the porting



Does anyone know if Carlos ever produced a tutorial/blog post on how he did 
this? I'd like to port Guix to my Apple Aluminum PowerBook G4 for 
freedom/knowledge sake but the documentation that I've read, and
 has left me with more questions than answers.

Thank you,

scmguru -

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