Subject: Re: soft-float builds
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Querbach <email@example.com>
Date: 05/30/2001 20:42:46
> What I was thinking was something along the lines of a
> MKSOFTFLOAT= yes|no
> make variable, which would do things like add "-msoft-float" to the CC
> and CXX (and FC?) variables, and be used in the libc/arch/* makefiles
> (or even just libc/Makefile) to enable softfloat support in libc.
> Any comments on this, or better ways to do it?
Good idea; this would avoid a certain amount of hacking in my
(too-long-promised) mpc8xx port. Can we also have a preprocessor symbol as
well (perhaps _SOFT_FLOAT)?
Real-Time Systems Inc.