Small bug for RTEMS support in newlib-1.8.0

Joel Sherrill
Tue Jan 6 08:09:00 GMT 1998

On Tue, 6 Jan 1998, Eric Valette wrote:

> I used the following configure option for newlib-1.8.0
> configure --host=i586-pc-linux-gnu --target=i386-unknown-rtems --norecursion
> And found a single problem in newlib/libc/sys/rtems/sys/signal.h
> due to the fact that signal.c makes use of NSIG anyway...

This is the configuration problem for newlib 1.8.0 which I have already
sent a patch in for.  The error is the setting of target_cflags in
newlib/  It needs to be:


This patch may be necessary for other targets but not for RTEMS

FYI RTEMS does have support for POSIX style signals -- you just have to
enable POSIX when you build RTEMS.

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