Subject: Re: DRAFT toolchain upgrade plan
To: matthew green <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 05/31/2002 16:32:54
On Wed, May 29, 2002 at 02:05:53PM +1000, matthew green wrote:

 > you may consider using this CVSROOT, which contains a read-only merge
 > of the GCC & binutils/GDB trees ( ==,
 > BTW) much like our own and the one at my work:

I think I'm going to stick with the original idea, here, because
I suspect uberbaum has a lot more gunk in it than we probably need.

 > i will note that this builds only one copy of libiberty, by the original
 > bootstrap compiler (ie, cc -O0!), which is linked into each stage.  as
 > significant parts of GCC are in libiberty, i'd suggest that we avoid
 > "make bootstrap" and use own own script that installs each stage and
 > re-configure/re-builds everything or change "make bootstrap" to build
 > libiberty each time but this seems much more non-trivial.

I'll take this up with the GCC folks.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>