Subject: Re: mips & elf
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 10/28/1999 12:06:56
Jonathan Stone wrote:

> >> It's not; unless there are reasonable objections, I'd like to remove
> >> it from the tree.
> >
> >Cool by me.  The only remaining reference I can find to <mips/elf.h> is
> >in the pica stuff, and that hasn't built for ages.  The actual reference
> >is in what is now a MIPS MI routine anyways.  I can "make it so" if you
> >want...
> Careful.  At one point, some third-party software depended on it--
> native FSF builds of emacs or gdb or binutils, I think. I forget which,
> or whether anything still does.   Should be easy enough to grep.

gcc seems to use it's own "mips/elf.h" - I'll try building it now.
Current gdb or binutils doesn't (I only scanned src/gnu), I'll look
at emacs soon...