Subject: Re: linux cross-compilation
To: Narayana Prasad <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 10/16/2006 20:55:22
On Mon, 16 Oct 2006, Narayana Prasad wrote:
>    I had not tried without the LIBC and LIBM overrides. I tried it now
> and it is compiling just fine. It still has another couple of hours of
> compilation to go before it is done, but i think its safe to say that
> the overrides are not needed.


You also said "However, there is one change in the patch that NetBSD
distribution doesnt have. The lack of this change causes a re-definition
warning for every C file being compiled and the patch is not critical."

Could you give more detail about that?

> Also Lubo has pointed me to some more relevant documentation regarding
> cross-compilation. So my original request to add a linux specific faq
> is now moot.


--apb (Alan Barrett)