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Re: ld for VMS?
On Apr 22, 2010, at 5:27 PM, Jay K wrote:
> "Partly" as in?
So, partially. This is still work in progress. But I am able to link and run large programs (such as gcc).
> I can do without shared objects, for one thing, at least for now.
> I can try trunk.
Use of shared objects work. But ld can't currently generate shared images.
> gcc 4.5 seems to largely work for Alpha/vms "out of the box".
> At least to output assembly, I think for GNU as. (which I had already built/installed, so configure found it).
> My larger goal is to cross build: gcc, bash, sed, awk, make, etc. enough so that I can build gcc natively, at least cc1.
Well, you'd better to forget that. If you want a native gcc, you'd better to build it via a cross compiler.
We did native builds of gcc, but it requires a lot of adjustments in the scripts. Tedious work.