[Skiboot] [RFC PATCH 0/3] fixes for building BE target with LE toolchain

Nicholas Piggin npiggin at gmail.com
Sun Aug 13 03:25:58 AEST 2017

On Tue, 18 Jul 2017 20:40:05 +1000
Nicholas Piggin <npiggin at gmail.com> wrote:

> These are a few patches I carry around in the interest of being
> able to build BE firmware and LE kernel on my development machine
> using only one toolchain. They tend to have the capability to generate
> code for either endian, it's just defaults that don't always align.
> Nicholas Piggin (3):
>   build: LDFLAGS pass -pie flag explicitly to ld
>   build: CFLAGS compile with -fpie and -fno-pic
>   build: CFLAGS compile with -mcpu=power7
>  Makefile.main | 6 ++++--
>  1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

FYI, with the debian unstable, skiboot no longer boots without
these patches even using the BE cross compiler (after upgrading
to gcc 7.1).


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