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RE: glibc based toolchain for mips

To: 'Andy Isaacson' <adi@hexapodia.org>, Prashant Viswanathan <vprashant@echelon.com>
Subject: RE: glibc based toolchain for mips
From: Prashant Viswanathan <vprashant@echelon.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2005 15:42:06 -0700
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
Original-recipient: rfc822;linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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> On Fri, Jun 24, 2005 at 03:14:49PM -0700, Prashant Viswanathan wrote:
> > Is it possible to get a free/open glibc based toolchain for MIPS?
> Buildroot
> > and ucLibc based toolchain seems to work well, but I really need a glibc
> > based toolchain. Though I can use the SDE from MIPS technologies to
> build
> > the kernel, I can't seem to use it as a toolchain to compile my own
> > applications.
> 
> Debian provides a complete native toolchain with glibc, which I've used
> with great success.  (You will need to do a nfsroot or nbd-root if you
> don't have local storage.)
> 

Thanks. But what I am really looking for is to cross-compile on a Linux i386
host. I think the SDE from MIPS can be customized to do this. But I am not
sure on how to proceed. Perhaps somebody can point me in the right
direction...


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