[Vm-dev] Porting to Alpine Linux aarch64 Raspberry Pi 3B

Pierce Ng pierce at samadhiweb.com
Tue Dec 3 11:51:36 UTC 2019

On Mon, Dec 02, 2019 at 02:20:08PM -0800, ken.dickey at whidbey.com wrote:
> I am too lazy to do bare metal, but found a very light weight Linux distro
> which uses Musl and Busybox.  

I've built pharo.cog.spur.minheadless on Alpine Linux x86_64. Check out
https://github.com/PierceNg/opensmalltalk-vm/tree/pierce_alpine. This is
using the cmake build system.

And these are the pre-requisite packages:

  build-base git bash perl curl linux-headers libexecinfo-dev util-linux-dev cmake clang clang-dev

I'm using this to work towards the smallest possible Docker image for
Pharo for running headless, batch and server-side applications:


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