Re: Cross compiling doesn't work anymore (was: Re: GNU libc snapshots work again on the Hurd)
>>>>> Marcus Brinkmann writes:
MB> BTW, can you also enlighten the specs file issue? I am completely
MB> puzzled by it, as I can't find information about the specs file
In short, the specs file modifies gcc's behaviour based on the flags
you send it. The problem with the specs file I had before is that it
linked all static binaries against -lc_p, *not* -lc!
That caused miscellaneous troubles because profiling does not quite
work yet in glibc-2.1.
MB> I have the hurd package ready here, but it does not work. I
MB> think the statically linked binaries like serverboot do not work
MB> because the specs file is wrong.
Did you grab my new specs file from
alpha.gnu.org:/gnu/hurd/ghhk/i386-gnu-specs ? It should resolve your
[Okay... I just saw your other mail to the list saying that you got
things working. Congratulations!]
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