Building snapshot on sparc-sun-solaris

Jeff Sturm
Thu May 17 12:18:00 GMT 2001

On 17 May 2001, Tom Tromey wrote:
> Weiqi> Will the following configure command line do?:
> Weiqi> [gcc-build] $ ../gcc-20010514/configure --prefix=/opt/gcc-20010514
> Weiqi> --enable-threads --with-as=/path/tp/gnu/as --with-ld=/path/to/gnu/ld
> You also want to add `--with-gnu-as --with-gnu-ld'.
> I'm sure this is covered on the web page describing how to build gcc.

FYI I finally discovered the root cause of my Solaris binutils troubles.
GCC sometimes misbehaves a little choosing the right as.  Using --with-as
and --with-ld religiously should avoid the problem, as will a very recent

> The platforms I want to work for java in gcc 3.0 are:
> * x86 Linux
> * PPC Linux
> * IA-64 Linux
> * alpha Linux
> * Sparc Solaris

Sparc Linux will probably work as well, if someone can test it.


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