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Re: How does one cross-compile gdbserver?
- From: Andrew Cagney <ac131313 at cygnus dot com>
- To: Daniel Jacobowitz <drow at mvista dot com>
- Cc: Dan Kegel <dank at kegel dot com>, gdb at sources dot redhat dot com
- Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 21:27:40 -0500
- Subject: Re: How does one cross-compile gdbserver?
- References: <3C574C25.8A2F007@kegel.com> <20020129205052.B19879@nevyn.them.org>
> On Tue, Jan 29, 2002 at 05:28:05PM -0800, Dan Kegel wrote:
>> I'm going crazy trying to build gdb 5.1.1's gdbserver
>> in a cross-development environment.
>> Has anyone here build one recently?
>> If so, can you please post your recipe?
> (Just the day for this answer...)
> Same way as anything else! You need to have a compiler capable of
> building target userland binaries, and a development environment set up
> for same. You may need to run configure in the gdbserver directory
> manually, with CC set appropriately. Note that you want a gdb
> configured --host=<your target>, not --target=<>!
> I don't give it good odds of compiling. I've tried several times to
> clean that up and gotten stymied in various people's objections to my
> methods (sorry Andrew). I'll be taking another stab at it this week I
I've been thinking about making it obsolete. Not that I want to lose
it. Rather that it clears the slate and removes any obligation to keep
other targets working.
The other is to just declare it really broken.