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Subject: Re: arm-eabi compiler

Re: arm-eabi compiler

From: Thomas Martitz <>
Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2010 08:52:49 +0200

Am 08.06.2010 02:11, schrieb Andrew Poelstra:
> I am well aware of the dangers of incompatible tools. :)
> But last time with I tried installing arm-elf and
> arm-eabi tools at the same time, and I ended up with compilation
> errors partway through the build. Not sure what the cause was,
> but in the end I downloaded the gcc/binutils/newlib sources
> (from the URLs in, no less!) and built them myself.

You probably lacked gmp and mpfr which are required to build newer GCCs.
The new has a work around so they're not needed to be
installed explicitly.

I'm wondering what newlib has to do with it. We don't use it at all.

> Just started running again - this time things are
> looking much better. So far. :)

Good luck :)

Best regards.
Received on 2010-06-08

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