Putting cross compilers into Fedora

Andreas Schwab schwab at redhat.com
Wed Sep 1 13:29:30 UTC 2010

David Woodhouse <dwmw2 at infradead.org> writes:

> The problematic part is GCC, with its horrid incestuous dependencies --
> in particular, the way you have to build everything twice because it
> insists on building libgcc in the *same* pass as the one it uses to
> build gcc itself, and it wants to link libgcc_s against glibc, etc.

For a freestanding implementation (ie. for building the kernel) all you
need is binutils, gcc and libgcc.a for the target (no shared libgcc).


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