error building gcc w/ newlib

Wilkes, John
Mon Jun 27 21:29:00 GMT 2016


I can't thank you enough!

Adding "--with-newlib and --disable-libaquadmath" did the trick. I have successfully built and installed a newlib-based gcc tool chain for embedded/standalone development.

Thanks for your help!


John Wilkes | AMD Research | | office: +1 425.586.6412 (x26412)

-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Foley [] 
Sent: Sunday, June 26, 2016 7:39 AM
To: Wilkes, John
Subject: Re: error building gcc w/ newlib

On Sun, Jun 26, 2016 at 10:14 AM, Peter Foley <> wrote:
> Your best bet is probably --with-newlib --without-libquadmath.

Looks like it's actually --disable-libquadmath

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