Subject: Re: sparc port switching to new toolchain?
To: Markus W Kilbinger <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 10/24/2001 13:59:12
On Wed, Oct 24, 2001 at 10:18:35PM +0200, Markus W Kilbinger wrote:

Okay, this fix has been committed to the master binutils, so I'm
going to commit it to our toolchain.

 > >>>>> "Jason" == Jason R Thorpe <> writes:
 >     Jason> What are the issues currently standing in the way of
 >     Jason> switching the sparc port over to USE_NEW_TOOLCHAIN? Note I
 >     Jason> have nearly completed an i386 -> sparc cross-compile of the
 >     Jason> entire system with the new toolchain (mmm, ./
 > Last time I tried it (begin october) I ran into this known problem:
 >   misc/13927: binutils 2.11 won't work on NetBSD/sparc
 > The mentioned patch seems to resolve this problem but isn't applied to
 > -current sources (, yet?).
 > Markus.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>