Subject: Re: Cross-building (was Re: Crosscompilation Alpha -> i386/ELF w curr -> errors..)
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/25/2002 18:34:43
On Sat, May 25, 2002 at 09:20:28PM -0400, Todd Vierling wrote:

 > mipsel gets a pretty good hosting workout, as does sparc.  I don't know
 > about problems *hosting* on alpha, but targeting alpha from an ILP32
 > platform (such as i386) is known not to work.

For some 32-bit targets, from 64-bit host is known to have problems
(ARM is one such case).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>