Re: Bug#358772: glibc can not be cross-compiled with softfloat for ARM
On Wed, Feb 21, 2007 at 11:52:44AM +0100, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> The current glibc includes support for the arm-softfloat architecture,
> using the patch that has been sent via this bug.
> What's the current status of the arm-softfloat architecture? If I
> understand correctly, it has been more or less replaced by the armel
> (ARM EABI) architecture, which is supported in the experimental glibc.
> I don't really want to keep this patch if it is not used anymore.
> Moreover it breaks other architectures, so it needs to be applied
IMHO, if you're going to switch to an incompatible ABI anyway, you
might as well just switch to EABI, with all the advantages that that