Subject: Re: test-rebuilding gdb?
To: None <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 09/01/2007 10:08:57
>> Is there a way to rebuild just gdb, or at least some fairly small
>> subset (including gdb) of the tools?
> I thought you wanted to build the target gdb.  There is no tools
> version of gdb.

Ah, so /usr/src/tools/gdb/ is there just to confuse people? :-)
(Actually, when I wrote "the tools" I was speaking informally; "the
toolchain" would have been as accurate.  Just carelessness that I hit
on a term with technical meaning.)

>> Looking over the log from a full build, it looks as though it might
>> be enough to "make USETOOLS=never dependall" in gnu/usr.bin/gdb53.
>> True?
> Yes, that should do it.

Excellent.  Thank you.

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