crosstool bloat

Dave Korn
Mon Sep 19 17:53:00 GMT 2005

----Original Message----
>From: David Karlton
>Sent: 19 September 2005 18:41

> BINUTILS_DIR=binutils-2.16.1
> 4) Ran 'sh ./'
> It ran for about an hour, then I got:

> -fexceptions -fnon-call-exceptions -o libgcc/./_divdi3.o
> /tmp/ccsFB15B.s: Assembler messages:
> /tmp/ccsFB15B.s:956: Error: operation combines symbols in different
> segments make[2]: *** [libgcc/./_divdi3.o] Error 1

  Known bug in 3.3 series vs MIPS.  You either need a more recent gcc or to
backport the fix at

(Found from

then following the thread starting at

and considering the possible gas-patch at

but it seems better to fix gcc by following Richard Sandiford's advice at

which points to the thread at

which eventually ends up there.  Phew!)

Can't think of a witty .sigline today....

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