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simtest-howto (was: Re: There can be only one version_string)

On Mon, 23 Sep 2002, Zack Weinberg wrote:

> Index: simtest-howto.html

Did you mean this for a separate message?

> --- simtest-howto.html	26 Mar 2002 08:25:20 -0000	1.10
> +++ simtest-howto.html	23 Sep 2002 21:25:43 -0000
> @@ -12,6 +12,23 @@
>      <h2>Create a combined tree.</h2>
> +    <p>The most reliable way to do a simulator test is in a combined
> +    tree, containing gcc, binutils, newlib, and the simulator itself.
> +    You can get a combined tree from the CVS <code>uberbaum</code>
> +    repository:</p>
> +
> +<pre>
> +mkdir combined
> +cd combined
> +cvs -d login
> +# You will be prompted for a password; reply with "anoncvs".
> +cvs -d co \
> +    gcc gdb binutils newlib sim
> +</pre>
> +
> +    <p>This will download everything you need to perform simulator
> +    tests of GCC.
> +

If at all, I think this should go *after* the directions for
getting code from subversions.  And I still don't think sure should be exposed to extra load
considering that we want anoncvs people to use subversions.  An
updated description for merging src+gcc regarding update of an
earlier checkout seems better.

I seek an opinion from Gerald.

>      <p>I'm assuming you're starting from scratch, so you don't have an
>      installed binutils or newlib for the strange target.  So you'll need
>      to build these.  You can't easily build newlib outside a combined
> @@ -25,7 +42,6 @@ cvs -d :pserver:anoncvs@subversions.gnu.
>  cvs -d logout
>  cd ../src
>  cvs -d login
> -# You will be prompted for a password; reply with "anoncvs".

Why remove that?

>  cvs -d co binutils newlib dejagnu gdb
>  cvs -d logout
>  cd src

brgds, H-P

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