Trying to make powerpc crosscompiler

Michael C . Wu
Mon May 8 18:48:00 GMT 2000

On Fri, May 05, 2000 at 08:03:13AM -0700, Ian Lance Taylor scribbled:
|    From: Joris Baijens <>
|    Date: Fri, 5 May 2000 11:35:20 +0200 (CEST)
|    build and installed binutils-2.9.1 with options --target=powerpc-*-elf --target=/home/jorisb
| Don't use the character `*' in a configuration triplet.  That is used
| in shell scripts for matching, but it should not be part of the actual
| name.  Configure for powerpc-elf or powerpc-eabi.
| Ian
---end quoted text---

We have had success with powerpc-eabi on FreeBSD-4.0-i386.
It would be great if we could do a powerpc-elf crosscompiler on i386/Alpha.
David O'Brien is updating binutils soon. (last I heard)

Have you considered posting/subscribing to <>
through ? :)
Please tell us of your progress.


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