build instructions from release notes for toolchain riscv fail (in my case)

Sebastian Sumpf Sebastian.Sumpf at ...1...
Thu Mar 3 16:27:20 CET 2016

Hi Menno,

On 03/03/2016 03:13 PM, Menno Valkema wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> While playing around with the new riscv support, I followed the
> instructions in the release notes in order to build a riscv toolchain
> from scratch. (See section 'Steps to test Genode on RISC-V', url
> Step 2 involves Building Genode and a test scenario. After cloning
> I ran:

this is a mistake from my side. Sorry about that. Genode's master branch
resides at:

I also updated the branch above to current Genode master, so it now
should also work.



> $ ./tool/tool_chain riscv
> This fails immediately, and it seems the riscv argument is not supported
> in this version. The following error is given:
> make: *** No rule to make target `riscv'.  Stop.
> When I try the same thing with the repository from the Genodelabs github
> ( this argument is supported
> and a build starts.
> Same goes for the next step:
> $ ./tool/create_builddir hw_risc
> This only succeeds with the repository from genodelabs. Otherwise it
> gives the error:
> make: *** No rule to make target `<removed full
> path>/tool/builddir/etc/build.conf.hw_risc', needed by `<removed> full
> path/build/hw_risc/etc/build.conf'.  Stop.
> To me it seems some url's might have been mixed up while writing the
> release notes. Or after writing the releasenotes were published the
> repositories have somehow been modified.
> In any case, if you run into the same issues, you might want to clone
> instead of the git repo given
> in the release notes.
> Regards, Menno
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