an error while compiling for i686 to alpha

Dan Kegel
Mon Jun 2 15:57:00 GMT 2003

shaw david wrote:
> I am crossing from i686 to alpha
> i use linux operating system first binutils
> configure --target=alpha-linux --prefix=$pre   --with-gnu-ld --with-gnu-as
> then
> make all install
> the sencond step is for gcc
> configure --target=alpha-linux --prefix=$pre   --with-gnu-ld --with-gnu-as
> then i use and then make all install
> at this time ,error occurs
> it's " alpha-linux-ar: Command not found"
> i have try to search for resource ,but no error is similar to mine

Actually, it's very common.  I suspect you forgot to set
PATH to point to the directory where binutils's target stuff is installed.
See Bill Gatliff's build script.
- Dan

Dan Kegel

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