the linaro toolchain and older arm versions
loic.minier at linaro.org
Wed Oct 6 12:41:58 UTC 2010
On Tue, Oct 05, 2010, Steve Langasek wrote:
> OOI, what are the U-Boot targets you're looking to build for that don't
> support ARMv7? A gcc multilib package for armel will be easy to implement
> but hard to maintain, and certainly none of the systems Linaro is targeting
> should require a pre-Thumb-2 U-Boot, so I'm very doubtful that the ongoing
> effort to maintain such a toolchain in Ubuntu is justified (unless we find
> that it becomes substantially easier with multiarch, I guess, but we're a
> ways away from that yet).
Isn't Thumb 2 the actual issue here? U-Boot is built with -marm; does
it cause any issue to mix with our Thumb-2 libgcc?
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