Subject: Re: potential conflict between tools & sparc `binstall'
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 10/19/2001 08:51:52
On Fri, Oct 19, 2001 at 11:37:03AM -0400, Todd Vierling wrote:

 > : not to make any value- or otherwise judgement on this, but, only some
 > : of the binutils are placed in this directory, and none of GCC:
 > :
 > : crocodile-dances ~> ls /usr/local/cross/arm-elf/bin/
 > : ar      as      ld      nm      ranlib  strip
 > Ah, yes.  This was something I added to the pkgsrc cross build structure,
 > and would in that case need to add it to src/tools.  In any case, it's still
 > useful.

Actually, I would really prefer it if explicit names were used, not relying
on PATH to get it right (too much room for error, I think).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>