Grant Likely grant.likely at secretlab.ca
Fri Apr 25 02:50:44 EST 2008

On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 10:13 AM, Brian Silverman
<bsilverman at conceptxdesign.com> wrote:
> Is it possible to compile a Linux application using an EABI compiler
> (specfically, Xilinx's EDK powerpc-eabi-gcc.exe)?
> The issue at hand is that we'd like for our customers to be able to use the
> Xilinx EDK toolchain (which we know they will have) to compile Linx apps
> without having to install another toolchain (crosstool, ELDK, etc).
> So, what I'm hoping is that the EDK toolchain can be configured to be Linux
> compatible binaries, or that there is some kind of wrapper that will handle
> the incompatible interfaces.  Searching around, I've seen some mention of
> Linux EABI compatibility (for Debian ARM releases), but I haven't found any
> clear concensus...
>  P.S. My apologies if this message appears on the mailing list twice...

Unfortunately, no.

I recommend making use of the ELDK toolchain from Denx.


Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Secret Lab Technologies Ltd.

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