Ralf Corsepius corsepiu at
Tue Jun 20 11:20:13 UTC 2000

Erwin Rol wrote:
> Hallo all,
> i have a question to the source files of GDB on the FTP site.
> I can't build --target=powerpc-rtems with the .tar.gz archive
> because configure ends up saying that there is no such
> target in ./gdb/
> and i also can't aply the patch thats in the same dir on the ftp
> site, because it rejects on about every file.
> now my question.
> are the .tar.gz archives on the FTP site the original unpatched
> archives or are that already prepatched.

They should be the original, unpatched sources as to be found on any
gnu mirror and on many CDROMS.

FYI: Building the powerpc-rtems-gdb*.rpms from the gdb-4.18.tar.gz
which comes with SuSE-6.4 and the powerpc-rtems-gdb-*.nosrc.rpm as
to be found at
works perfectly for me.


Ralf Corsepius 
Forschungsinstitut fuer Anwendungsorientierte Wissensverarbeitung
Helmholtzstr. 16, 89081 Ulm, Germany     Tel: +49/731/501-8690
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