Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Using gcc 4.4.0 to compile Rockbox
Using gcc 4.4.0 to compile Rockbox
From: Mark Allums <mark_at_allums.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:57:47 -0600
For the fun of it, I created a cross-compiler based on a developer
I thought you might like a bit of a report.
The development environment is hosted on a Debian Sid system.
I used the 4.3.3+something gcc to create a portal-player ARM firmware
It is based on version r20089-090223 of Rockbox
I got the source for GCC through svn from an official GNU mirror. I did
I used the Rockbox wiki's instructions for a manual build as a checklist.
I did not apply any patches.
I used the Debian source for binutils, v. 2.19.1, but did not apply any
I built gdb v. 6.8, but I haven't yet tried to use it.
The resulting firmware works very well, except it crashes when playing
o The voice menu work perfectly
Hope this report helps. What needs to be done to fix the problem?
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