Less than 4MB! Albeit using the slightly brutal method of telling squashfs to skip any file matching lib*.a
There are no compilers on the target, I shouldn't need any static libraries should I?
aha. it shouldn't. the problem is I had an old version of nix-shell linked in my profile. Upgrade to the one in Nix 2 and the problem went away
where on a nixos installation should NIX_REMOTE=daemon be set? It seems to have come unset somehow on this one
only two days late, here's my #nixwrt nugget for the week https://ww.telent.net/2018/6/21/i_will_try_to_fix_you
mind you, here I am subtooting about it :-(
Just deleted an unsolicited "have you tried nixos? it makes cross-compiling much tidier" toot unsent, feels a little too much like being That Guy
þ in my side (I should have known β)
@mike cynical view:
- "more companies than ever are looking for people who will carry on working on their stuff for free in the evenings"
- "demand for self-taught devops people who don't ask about the training budget continues to grow"
- "lots of employers want the cachet of having FOSS-famous people on staff who no longer have free time to work on the projects that made them well-known"
Old computer books by Usborne https://usborne.com/browse-books/features/computer-and-coding-books/
Including this *adorable* old "Machine Code for Beginners" book https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bxv0SsvibDMTcHNXalEtYkVtU00/view
because "ei8ht" looks dumb, is my guess
https://discourse.nixos.org/t/new-project-mobile-nixos/342 #nixos on phones: really looking forward to trying this if I can find my old Galaxy Nexus (I think it's probably under a sofa somewhere)
ICYWW: this week's nixwrt update will be tomorrow not today as I'm on a deadline right now
I click 'back' whenever I end up on Medium because their nag screens are naggy. If they expect people to share/boost/retweet pointers to their content, they (imo) would be better not to put obstacles in the path of people who want to follow those pointers.
Apparently AHB is a variant of some bus used on ARM platforms so I wouldn't have expected to find it in this extremely cheap low-spec MIPS device. But nothing surprises me any more