[09/10] Documentation: Add a hint about docker build

Submitted by Dmitry Safonov on Nov. 21, 2019, 9:56 p.m.


Message ID 20191121215643.275552-10-dima@arista.com
State Accepted
Series "build: Test and support armv7 cross"
Commit f94d120557907aa65e68379b262a75fbafae899d
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Dmitry Safonov Nov. 21, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
The original/old guide probably doesn't work anymore:
- the patch isn't accessible;
- criu now depends on more libraries not only protobuf

Still, keep it as it might be helpful for someone.

Signed-off-by: Dmitry Safonov <dima@arista.com>
 Documentation/HOWTO.cross-compile | 8 +++++++-
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

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diff --git a/Documentation/HOWTO.cross-compile b/Documentation/HOWTO.cross-compile
index f1b17842b878..44b19dfea855 100644
--- a/Documentation/HOWTO.cross-compile
+++ b/Documentation/HOWTO.cross-compile
@@ -1,4 +1,10 @@ 
-This HOWTO explains how to cross-compile CRIU on x86
+How to cross-compile CRIU on x86:
+Use the Dockerfile provided:
+   scripts/build/Dockerfile.armv7-cross
+Historical guide how-to do it without docker container:
+[Unsupported, may not work anymore!]
  1. Download the protobuf sources.
  2. Apply the patch http://16918.selcdn.ru/crtools/aarch64/0001-protobuf-added-the-support-for-the-acrchitecture-AAr.patch