ELDK on 64-bit host
dzu at denx.de
Wed Mar 5 04:00:56 EST 2008
> On Wed, 20 Feb 2008, Ben Warren wrote:
>> On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 10:03 AM, Kalle Pokki <kalle.pokki at eke.fi> wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> > I tried to copy the ELDK 4.0 installation I had to a new Core 2 Quad
>> > machine running 64-bit Ubuntu 7.10, but the new machine refuses to
>> > execute the cross compiler. Has anyone succeeded in running ELDK in
>> > this kind of environment?
>> Yes (at least with 64-bit Debian on a single core Xeon), but you need
>> a special library on the host. I think it's call 'ia32-libs'. It
>> should be available via aptitude.
> Thanks, that was indeed the correct library to install. Now it works just
> I'm a bit surprised there wasn't really any useful search results from
> Google with obvious keywords. I was already about to install the 32-bit
> version of Ubuntu to get the compiler working again. But then, perhaps
> installing this library was obvious to everyone else :)
We added an FAQ entry to our DULG documentation. And just as a
reminder, there is also an ELDK mailing list for such questions.
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frankly, "A Million Ways to Tell a Developer He Is a D*ckhead"
doesn't scan nearly as well. But I'm sure he thought about it.
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