Subject: Re: Cross-building using - almost there!
To: None <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/15/2001 13:46:25
In message <Pine.WNT.4.40.0111151442000.656-100000@todd>, Todd Vierling writes:
>On Thu, 15 Nov 2001, Peter Seebach wrote:
>: I have this coming a lot closer to working.
>: I'm using:
>: ./ -a powerpc -m macppc -O /home/ppc/obj -R /home/ppc/rel -T /usr/sr
>c/toolppc -D /home/ppc/dest > ppc.log 2>&1
>: Which *should* be correct (yes?).

>Yes, but "make snapshot"/"make release"/" -R ..." is known not to
>work yet, because many tools for building stuff in distrib/ are still not
>set up to be cross-capable.  Only "make build" is known to work correctly on
>new toolchain systems.

Okay, so, I can't actually do a snapshot yet, just a full build.  Oh, well,
close enough.  Thanks!

>BTW, you can omit "-a powerpc" there as a shortcut; it's deduced
>automatically from the "-m macppc".

Yeah.  I put it in because I was having some problems early on with i386
libc code being used; it turned out to be a .depend file, but I never got
around to taking it out of the script.