Making RTEMS for PowerPC - Error...

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Wed Sep 17 17:44:39 UTC 2003

Christopher Plummer wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I'm trying to build RTEMS for PowerPC on my Mac.  Configure goes good, but 
> when I run make I am getting some strangeness...

My guess is that you are building all BSPs and ran out of disk space.
Make sure you are configuring by hand and add the --enable-rtemsbsp=XXX
option where XXX is the BSP you really want.

The dmv177 and eth_comm BSPs are built everytime before a snapshot
so they built here. :)

> checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
> checking for ppc-rtems-strip... ppc-rtems-strip
> checking whether to enable maintainer-specific portions of Makefiles... no
> checking for RTEMS_BSP... dmv177
> configure: creating ./config.status
> config.status: creating Makefile
> config.status: creating shared/Makefile
> config.status: creating shared/bootloader/Makefile
> config.status: creating shared/clock/Makefi
> config.status: error: cannot find input file: shared/clock/
> configure: error: /bin/sh 
> '../../../../../../../rtems-ss-20030703/c/src/lib/libbsp/powerpc/configure' 
> failed for powerpc
> configure: error: /bin/sh 
> '../../../../../../rtems-ss-20030703/c/src/lib/libbsp/configure' failed 
> for lib/libbsp
> make[2]: *** [eth_comm] Error 1
> make[1]: *** [install-recursive] Error 1
> make: *** [install-recursive] Error 1
> [kp@~/Development/RTEMS/build]$
> Any ideas?  Which configure is it that running this?  Is it really 
> supposed to be shared/clock/Makefi?
> Kit
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> Kit Plummer, Systems Engineer
> Operations Research and System Performance Dept.
> Raytheon Missile Systems
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