[NTG-context] Installing on arm64

Lutz Haseloff lutz.haseloff at toppkieker.info
Wed Jun 10 12:17:09 CEST 2020

Hi all,

I got my system working by quick and dirty patching install.sh

I have now


after the last esac and all works like expected. 

I would like to have a check for aarch64 in the install.sh too.

Greetings Lutz

Am 10. Juni 2020 10:53:32 MESZ schrieb Sytse Knypstra <post at Knypstra.nl>:
>Dear list members,
>I tried to install ConTeXt on my Rock64 single board computer, which
>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?
>Thank you for your help,
>Sytse Knypstra
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