----- Original Message -----
From: Ulf Carlsson <email@example.com>
To: Masami Komiya <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: Bradley D. LaRonde <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, August 16, 1999 11:08 PM
Subject: Re: cannot open crt1.o
> > You need to install GNU libc for mips programs. There is how to
> > and install on the following URL.
> > http://www.linux.sgi.com/mips/mips-howto.html
> Cross compiling GNU libc is IMHO overkill. You may use the same binaries
> you use natively. Cross compiling GNU libc is doomed to fail. The source
> rpms the mips-howto refers to are generated from /dev/random. Download
> MIPS rpm of the GNU libc, and convert it to another format (using rpm2cpio
> alien) and extract the files from it. Finally copy it to your
> or /usr/local/mips-linux (as described in the mips-howto).
I took your advice, and it worked well. Thank you.