Subject: Re: Standard Make defines for X-compiling
To: Jeremy Cooper <>
From: Niklas Hallqvist <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 06/03/1997 03:08:43
Jeremy Cooper wrote:

> OpenBSD has a cross-compiler build rule in the root Makefile.  They also
> kept 'configure' in the tree.  Part of the build rule is running
> 'configure' for the proper host/target, building the compiler,
> assembler, and installing them into a directory in ${OBJDIR}.  Then those
> tools are used to build the rest of the system.

Well, this is a bit too optimistic...

Don't buy that last sentence just yet ;-)

This is all work in progress..

I just had to jump in there, to avoid confusion.