problems with MIPS cross compiler

Joel Coltoff
Thu Mar 18 13:00:00 GMT 1999

>> The problem (I guess) is because that the gcc didn't passed the
>> "-mcpu=r4600" to the assembler.  You might want to edit the gcc
>> specs to reflect the fact that r4600 is using mips:4000 inst.
>> GAS didn't know a r4600 target.

Thanks for the suggestion. I ran gcc -v .... to see how gas was
being started and the -mcpu=r4600 was being passed through. I tried
the change to the specs file anyway and it didn't help. I then
went back and used binutils-2.8.1 instead of binutils-2.9.1 and
the problem went away.

Thanks again.
 - Joel
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