Fwd: [patch 1/9] Nios II port, top-level configury

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Wed Mar 13 14:37:57 UTC 2013

This is great news!  Thanks for putting the effort in Sebastian.

I assume that very soon, we will see a similar push to get
NIOS II support in gdb, newlib and gcc from the authors. I
recall the normal pattern will have gdb and newlib next.


On 3/13/2013 3:01 AM, Sebastian Huber wrote:
> Hello,
> the Nios II port is now fully integrated in the FSF Binutils.  I had to fix
> some minor issues (e.g. missing instructions) but now it is possible to
> assemble and link all tests for the nios_iss BSP (with the GCC distributed by
> Altera).
> The Nios II port is available in the latest Binutils snapshot:
> http://sourceware.mirrors.tds.net/pub/sourceware.org/binutils/snapshots/binutils.tar.bz2
> nios2-rtems4.11-ld --version
> GNU ld (GNU Binutils)
> Copyright 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
> This program is free software; you may redistribute it under the terms of
> the GNU General Public License version 3 or (at your option) a later version.
> This program has absolutely no warranty.
> This Binutils version works also on 64-bit hosts (the one distributed by Altera
> works only on 32-bit hosts).
> Please test this version.

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