dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: [PATCH] Building ARM cross compiler on ubuntu 8.10

Re: [PATCH] Building ARM cross compiler on ubuntu 8.10

From: Nils <>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 17:58:20 +0100

On Wed, Oct 29, 2008 at 4:58 PM, Rafal Carr <>wrote:

> Hello,
> Here is the 2 patches I needed in order to build binutils and gcc with
> The patch for binutils is needed for correct runtime: arm-elf-ar would
> build but crash because of a buffer overflow.
> --
> Rafal Carr

Maybe it's time we consider upgrading binutils? That should not bring any
major issues (tm) and has the added bonus of including amiconn's fix for a
gas bug hitting coldfire. It is also a requirement for building gcc =< 4.3
for coldfire (without patches).

Received on 2008-10-29

Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew