Building Rtems 4.5.0 beta 3

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Thu Nov 16 13:52:41 UTC 2000

Stevens Brian wrote:
> I have been trying to build the rtems environment for the power pc card.
> I have build the toolset, yet when I try to build rtems i get the
> error:-
> Checking for executable suffix... configure: error: installation or
> configuration problem: compiler cannot create executables.
> However, as far as i can see the compiler built ok and is in my path as
> powerpc-rtems-gcc.

Can you do this?


main() {}

powerpc-rtems-gcc main.c 

This looks like the test that is failing.  

FYI "bit_rtems powerpc" will build EVERY powerpc BSP.  Probably not
what you intended.  

> Any ideas.
> Thank You
> Brian Stevens
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