Binutils and possible cross compiling later

conathan at conet.dyndns.org conathan at conet.dyndns.org
Mon Nov 24 15:32:27 PST 2003


> 	Hello,
>
> 	I am into chapter 6 of creating my second LFS now. :)  I note in the
> build
> procedure for building binutils, it talks about a target specific
> directory
> being needed if one wants to cross compile.  Well, I would like to
> eventually
> do some cross compiling for embedded systems.
>
> 	What impact would there be on the rest of the LFS build procedures and
> operation of the final system if I let binutils go to the target specific
> directory for my system (/usr/i686-pc-linux-gnu )?
>
> 	8-Dale

No problem at all [afaik].  I did it that way myself for a long time. 
they set the tooldir in lfs, so it doesnt make that extra directory.



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