If you're doing it to get stuff done, a pre-built package (commercial or
opensource) is the way to go. But I also rebuilt my toolchain from scratch and
learned immensely from it...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Bruno Randolf
> Sent: Thursday, November 04, 2004 1:33 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Compile Mips-Architecture on an i386?
> another option is to use the openembedded build system:
> it includes the cross-toolchain and has lots of packages
> which you can
> On Thursday 04 November 2004 14:19, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> > Hello,
> > Hannes Bischof a écrit :
> > > What do I need to compile the software so that it runs
> under the linux
> > > system of the router??
> > You need a cross-compilation toolchain (that is a gcc,
> binutils and libc
> > that runs on your i386, but that generates binaries for MIPS).
> > Different tools are available to do that :
> > * Toolchain : http://www.uclibc.org/toolchains.html
> > * Crosstool : http://kegel.com/crosstool/
> > * Debian way : http://skaya.enix.org/wiki/ToolChain
> > Thomas