Subject: Re: Cross-building (was Re: Crosscompilation Alpha -> i386/ELF w curr -> errors..)
To: maximum entropy <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/25/2002 21:12:39
maximum entropy <> writes:
> >One other warning: cross building from Alphas (and to Alpha) is known
> >to have problems on some architectures because of gcc bugs.
> Is there a matrix available anywhere with current cross-build status
> information?

So far as I know, building just about everything from i386 (except
Alpha) *should* work. However, on any given day, -current might be
broken for one or another.

As for building things from other processors, that's far less well

Perry E. Metzger
NetBSD: The right OS for your embedded design.