Re: cross toolchains and etch toolchain sources
> Well done Alexander. It is better than I thought - 4.1 was not
> cross-building at all for me last time I tried a few months back. And
> 4.0 was broken for mips and mipsel (IIRC).
4.0 worked for me as mips-linux compiler at some point, FWIW.
> Anyone got time to do the same tests for 3.4?
> Are 3.3 and 4.0 going to remain in etch as well? Do we need to
> maintain these versions as being cross-buildable or is 3.4 and 4.1
The hope is they can be removed. AFAIK the important rdepends left on
4.0 are kernel and glibc, both should be fixable for etch.
For 3.3 there a a few more users, to some degree due to lack of
maintenance for some packages since sarge.