Re: toolchain, was Re: bogl: don't know screen type 1
Finn Thain wrote:
But in that post (June 28) Maxim recommends using mainline binutils, and
since then we have HJL binutils-126.96.36.199.14 released, "...based on
binutils 2009 0722 in CVS on sourceware.org..." So I guess I should start
The last binutils TLS patches went in on 2009-08-26; the patches fixed
generation of invalid TLS relocations.
I understand that the current GCC (4.4) lacks the necessary patches, and
4.5 is still uncooked (and that's a scary prospect). Can someone confirm
that this is the necessary patch for 4.4:
I think GCC 4.4 should be good enough.
As for eglibc, there are a number of branches listed here,
The question is, which branch, snapshot or release might meet be suitable?
EGLIBC does not yet have NPTL patches checked in, they are in review on
libc-ports@. Once the review is finished, I will likely backport the
patches from EGLIBC trunk to 2.10 branch.
With this information, I could attempt to build a toolchain from upstream
sources, or figure out whether or not the debian archive has the necessary
You will also need a patch for kernel, posted on linux-m68k@.