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Re: cross-mipsel-linux-ld --prefix library path

To: "Bradley D. LaRonde" <brad@ltc.com>
Subject: Re: cross-mipsel-linux-ld --prefix library path
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <Geert.Uytterhoeven@sonycom.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2001 09:40:18 +0200 (MEST)
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <074001c11ef4$fdbd7530$3501010a@ltc.com>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Mon, 6 Aug 2001, Bradley D. LaRonde wrote:
> Another odd thing is that binutils installs:
> 
>     /usr/mipsel-linux/bin/mipsel-linux-ld
> 
> and an identical copy at:
> 
>     /usr/mipsel-linux/mipsel-linux/bin/ld
> 
> This seems like a Clue.  If fact, the whole

That's normal, I have

| tux$ ls -li /usr/local/bin/*ld /usr/local/*/bin/ld
|   62976 -rwxr-xr-x    2 root     staff      946678 Jun 11 15:47 
/usr/local/bin/m68k-amigaos-ld*
|   63675 -rwxr-xr-x    2 root     staff     1356730 Mar 12 11:17 
/usr/local/bin/m68k-linux-ld*
|   63660 -rwxr-xr-x    2 root     staff     1545874 Mar 12 11:16 
/usr/local/bin/powerpc-linux-ld*
|   62976 -rwxr-xr-x    2 root     staff      946678 Jun 11 15:47 
/usr/local/m68k-amigaos/bin/ld*
|   63675 -rwxr-xr-x    2 root     staff     1356730 Mar 12 11:17 
/usr/local/m68k-linux/bin/ld*
|   63660 -rwxr-xr-x    2 root     staff     1545874 Mar 12 11:16 
/usr/local/powerpc-linux/bin/ld*
| tux$ 

The `duplicates' are just hard links (compare the inode numbers), so they don't 
waste real space (except for the directory entries :-).

BTW, I used --prefix=/usr/local.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                                                Geert

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