Cross-compile package combinations

Silverton Aron-C1710C Aron.J.Silverton at
Fri Dec 12 01:29:36 EST 2003

Ashwin Bihari <mailto:raz0redge at> wrote:
> Aron,
> I've recently done just this, same host and target. I used GCC
> 3.2.3 with GLIBC 2.3.2 w/ Linuxthreads and Binutils 2.14. This
> worked fine.
> Check out a package called "crosstools". It's a nice tool that
> will tell you about working combinations, actaully download these
> tarballs off the web, find any applicable patches, apply them,
> configure the tools for your host and target, build them and
> finally install it at your deisred location. All this from
> running a single SHELL file. This is what I did and it worked
> like a charm.
> I've currently used this toolchain to compile 2.4.x kernels,
> haven't tried
> 2.6.x.
> Contact me if you want any more details.
> ~Ashwin

Thank you, I will take a look.


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