> Well, I would try that patch, but I am unable to compile kernels because I
> _always_ get this:
Probably you missed my post and Ralf's post on this issue.
> I'm using the gcc that's up on ftp.linux.sgi.com, and I'm using binutils
> 2.8.1, which is the latest I believe.
You need to get the binutils tar file as it was made available on
ftp.linux.sgi.com, not the cross-compiler kit, nor the 2.8.1 release
from the FSF.
> _PLEASE_ can someone who is able to succesfully cross compile kernels post
> here what versions they are using, and where I can get them from. Not
> sorting this out brings my development efforts to a complete stop.
berenice-origin32$ mips-linux-as --version
GNU assembler version 2.7 (mips-linux), using BFD version 2.7
berenice-origin32$ mycc --version
But then, those versions are not really the stock GNU versions, they
are the ones available in ftp.linux.sgi.com