Subject: Re: gnu/usr.bin/gcc3/backend needs a cc and more ...
To: Valeriy E. Ushakov <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 02/10/2005 19:13:01
On Fri, 11 Feb 2005, Valeriy E. Ushakov wrote:

> > > (I guess native c++ should not be used for making tools.)

Sorry,  I wrote that wrong. I guess I was thinking about saying the native
hp700/hppa compiler should not be used for making tools.

> > Yes
> Eh, wait a minute.  We are building crosstools so we indeed need a
> *native* compiler to compile them.  Obviously, you want the tools to
> run on your host machine.

Yes. (My work-around for using CXXCPP was wrong too, but worked for me.)

> We are not building target's groff, we are building nbgroff to format
> man pages during the crossbuild.

 Jeremy C. Reed

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