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

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

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

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

> Hello,
>
> Here is the 2 patches I needed in order to build binutils and gcc with
> rockboxdev.sh
>
> 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).

nils
Received on 2008-10-29


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