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Re: Linux-MIPS compilation

To: Brian Murphy <>
Subject: Re: Linux-MIPS compilation
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2003 16:58:43 +0200 (MEST)
Cc: Ralf Baechle <>, "Neeraj Garg, Noida" <>, Linux/MIPS Development <>
In-reply-to: <>
Original-recipient: rfc822;
On Tue, 1 Apr 2003, Brian Murphy wrote:
> Ralf Baechle wrote:
> >The options -D__linux__ -D_MIPS_SZLONG=32 and the error messages make it
> >look like you're forcing a non-Linux toolchain into building a kernel.
> >
> What is the problem with this? At least a mips(el)-elf should have no 
> problem compiling the kernel
> (at least apart from the check you have somewhere which gives an error 
> if you try).

Nope, I actually tried it yesterday with a 3.2.2. mips-elf-gcc I had lying
around from some other project, and it complained about the missing __linux__



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 --

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when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
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