Subject: Re: binutils update update
To: matthew green <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/01/2003 09:17:23
On Sat, Mar 01, 2003 at 09:01:33PM +1100, matthew green wrote:

 > i've gotten new binutils working on all currently supported platforms that
 > build.  this means:
 > 	sparc, sparc64, arm, mips, i386, powerpc, m68k, vax & alpha.
 > i have made m68000 (sun2) and sh3le/sh3be build the new bits, but due to
 > other issues (pthreads) they don't build at all currently so i have not
 > tested they work.  then again, we've probably never had a binutils updated
 > where 9 platforms were tested first :)  new binutils also will bring in
 > support for hppa & x86_64...

Matt, thanks a ton!

 > 	- GDB update comes next.  i'm going to need help on this one as
 > 	i'm least familiar with GDB out of all the toolchain parts...

I'll chat with you offline about some outstanding GDB issues, as well.
GDB isn't quite "out-of-the-box" on all of our platforms, yet.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>