Howto build ppc_82xx-gcc from GNU sources ?

Mark Hatle fray at
Tue Nov 20 01:05:54 EST 2001

Look at the spec file for configuration options.  The 82xx is setup by
default to optimize for the 603(EC) processor.  (Which is the core of
the 82xx processor.)


Sarnath Kannan wrote:
> Hi All,
>  Whats the diff between "ppc_82xx-gcc" and the
> onee GNU provides for PPC compilation ?
> Can we build a 82xx compiler from the GCC sources ?
> Why exactly we need a seperate 82xx compiler ?
> Why not a ppC compiler ?
> Thanx for any help
> Sarnath

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