Subject: Re: Changes to crunchgen
To: None <>
From: James Chacon <>
List: tech-ports
Date: 10/03/2001 23:09:06
Yeah, unless I missed something crunchgen shouldn't care about object format
at all. It's just generating the main binary w. stubs.

It still needs to be in the tools tree to accomodate builds correctly but
thats simple to solve and I was planning on doing that if you didn't end
up with time.


>On Wed, Oct 03, 2001 at 07:22:25PM -0400, Todd Vierling wrote:
> > I'll need to coordinate with you on this, as the new toolchain will
> > eventually use *only* bfd-{crunchide,mdsetimage} in the build, coming from
> > src/tools.  At that point, the `native' versions of these will be
> > disabled/redundant.
>crunchgen != crunchhide.
>Anyway, we should shoot crunchhide in the head, instead using a feature
>present in new objcopy versions (symbol renaming).
>        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>