[NTG-context] Installing on arm64

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Wed Jun 10 11:49:51 CEST 2020

On 6/10/2020 10:53 AM, Sytse Knypstra wrote:
> Dear list members,
> I tried to install ConTeXt on my Rock64 single board computer, which has 
> an arm64 processor.
> On March 10, 2020, Hans Hagen wrote on the list:
>     ... Mojca and I decided to support yet another platform, this time
>     arm 64 bit for which we use a raspberry pi running ubuntu 64 bit,
>     which brings the platforms supported by the build bot to 15:...
> On the Install page of ConTeXt garden I found ARM 64b as one of the 
> options. So after downloading and extracting I ran the install.sh 
> script. It gave me the error:
>     Your system linux aarch64 is not supported (yet). You can ask on the
>     ConTeXt mailing-list: ntg-context at ntg.nl.
> Is it really possible to install ConTeXt on my Rock64 and what should I 
> do to achieve that?
the question is: do the bninaries for rpi 64 run on the rock .. same 
processor so ...

you can try to install the rpi zip and see if it runs; otherwise we need 
a rock 64 in the compile farm


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