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Re: Building libstdc++ for powerpc-eabi
- From: Geoffrey Keating <geoffk at apple dot com>
- To: Michael Eager <eager at eagercon dot com>
- Cc: gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: 04 Aug 2006 15:56:11 -0700
- Subject: Re: Building libstdc++ for powerpc-eabi
- References: <44D026E1.firstname.lastname@example.org>
Michael Eager <email@example.com> writes:
> I'm running into problems building libstdc++
> for powerpc-eabi. It eventually fails with an
> error message saying "Link tests are not allowed
> after GCC_NO_EXECUTABLES" while it is checking
> to see if libgcc_s exists.
> Meanwhile, config.log for libstdc++ shows lots
> of compile failures. So I think that the error
> while looking for libgcc_s is really a red herring.
No, it's not; it's the actual problem.
> The compile failures are the result of ecrti.o
> not being included in the link. Nick Clifton
> posted a message about this, with a patch
> After applying this patch, libstdc++ builds OK.
> Following the discussion on that thread, it seems
> like the suggestion is that one should build gcc
> for some other similar target, such as powerpc-eabisim,
> which sort of misses the goal of building powerpc-eabi.
> So, what is the right way to build g++ for powerpc-eabi?
You fix the bug, and then it works.
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