Subject: Re: DRAFT toolchain upgrade plan
To: matthew green <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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 (gcc.gnu.org == sources.redhat.com,
> 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 <email@example.com>