On Fri, 19 Oct 2007, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> On Thu, 18 Oct 2007, Wolfgang Denk wrote:
> > I noticed that, unlike for other architectures like ARM or PowerPC,
> > the MIPS Makefile does not pick up the settings from a CROSS_COMPILE
> > environment variable, at least not with many (all?) default configu-
> > rations.
> > This makes no sense to me - is there an intention behind it?
> > Or should I submit a patch to use an environment setting if it
> > exists, i. e. somthing like this:
> BTW, currently there's a discussion about such things on lkml under the
> subject `Make m68k cross compile like every other architecture.'.
> As you can probably guess, MIPS is unlike every other architecture, too ;-)
cc-cross-prefix got into mainline:
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