Subject: Re: Host compile rules in
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Todd Vierling <tv@NetBSD.ORG>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 04/16/1998 20:03:59
On Thu, 16 Apr 1998, Jonathan Stone wrote:

: .lo, for "local"-cpu object files in an obj tree where .o files are
: otherwise for the target CPU. I think it conflicts with existing
: targets in GNU Makefiles, though.

That's fine; GNU makefiles don't include <>.  That sounds good to
me.  (Some packages use .lo; KDE is one IIRC, but none of them use
<> either.)

: Does the stock FSF gcc or egcs already use an extension for
: native-host object files, or are still supposed to compile and run
: those (e.g., make float.h) on the target host?

No.  They use the same confusing setup of .o for everything.

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.