Cross build Chromium with Multiarch

Registered by David Zinman on 2011-11-23

Be able to cross build Chromium with Multiarch.

Goals:
 * Ported the needed dependencies for Chromium
 * Able to cross build both browser using multiarch

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
David Zinman
Priority:
Medium
Drafter:
David Zinman
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Riku Voipio
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for trunk
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 11.12
Started by
Riku Voipio on 2011-11-24
Completed by
Riku Voipio on 2011-12-07

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Whiteboard

[riku-voipio] instructions at https://wiki.linaro.org/Platform/DevPlatform/CrossCompile/ChromiumCrossCompile

Headline: Chromium can now be cross-built using multiarch.

Acceptance: Ported all the dependencies, able to cross build a package using multiarch, able to cross build chromium, and instructions posted at wiki.linaro.org/linaro-dev ml.

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Work Items

Work items:
Verify that all build-dependencies are ready for cross-compiling chromium: DONE
Fix any bugs in build-dependencies for chromium that prevent cross-compiling: DONE
Fix native building of chromium on arm: DONE
Fix any bugs preventing crosscompiling in the chromium itself: DONE
Cross-build chromium successfully: DONE
Test that cross-built chromium works: DONE
Document cross-building chromium process: DONE
Announce the cross build support for chromium and instructions at linaro-dev m-l: DONE

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