Generic Linux cross toolchain for tests

Michael Hope michael.hope at linaro.org
Tue Aug 23 04:25:28 UTC 2011


On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 1:21 AM, Marcin Juszkiewicz
<marcin.juszkiewicz at linaro.org> wrote:
> Hi
>
> Some time ago we agreed that not everyone here uses Ubuntu distribution
> and decided to provide so called 'generic linux' cross toolchain.
> Recently I managed to get it done and now need brave testers to tell is
> it working or not.
>
> Get it here: http://people.linaro.org/~hrw/generic-linux/ (64bit only)
>
> Needed files are toolchain-11.07.tar.xz and init.sh script. Unpack
> tarball from / so /opt/linaro/11.07/ will be populated and put init.sh
> anywhere you want (it will be integrated into tarball later).
>
> How to use:
>
> $ source init.sh
>
> this will add cross toolchain into PATH and also set LD_LIBRARY_PATH to
> two directories:
>
> - one with binutils libraries
> - second with all extra libraries which may be needed

Nice, I'm really happy that the libs are split out instead of statically linked.

You should be able to use ld.so's $ORIGIN and rpath to find the
libraries automatically.

-- Michael



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