On Fri, Oct 27, 2000 at 10:14:23AM -0700, Jun Sun wrote:
> He is not telling the truth. :-) See his very own MIPS-HOWTO,
> cross-compile section :
So you probably never tried to crosscompile something with extensive
autoconf scripts like Gnome. It's a major pain to get that done right.
Running the compiler is the trivial part of build some package ...
> Also, you can take a look of the rpm spec files for the toolchains I put
> on ftp.mvista.com/pub/Area51/mips_le/. So far all my usrland stuff are
> cross-compiled - I don't have the luxury of a desktop MIPS with 1.6GB
I bet your heating makes less noise ...