Generic Linux cross toolchain for tests

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

On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 1:21 AM, Marcin Juszkiewicz
<marcin.juszkiewicz at> 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: (64bit only)
> Needed files are toolchain-11.07.tar.xz and script. Unpack
> tarball from / so /opt/linaro/11.07/ will be populated and put
> anywhere you want (it will be integrated into tarball later).
> How to use:
> $ source
> 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's $ORIGIN and rpath to find the
libraries automatically.

-- Michael

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