How to Build Unix BSP

Kiran C kiranc at
Wed Aug 8 06:48:04 UTC 2001

    Thanks for ur reply
    How useful is a simulated or Synthetic environment in developement.
    Say you are implementing network protocols..then  such an environment is
really usefull isn't it( excluding driver development)?
    The build debug cycle can be greatly be reduced.
What do u think about it?

----- Original Message -----
From: Ralf Corsepius <corsepiu at>
To: Kiran C <kiranc at>
Cc: RTEMS <rtems-users at>
Sent: Wednesday, August 08, 2001 11:35 AM
Subject: Re: How to Build Unix BSP

> Am 08 Aug 2001 11:11:09 +0530 schrieb Kiran C:
> > Hi,
> >     What build utils should I use to build UNIX BSP.(Synthetic Target).
> >     Can I use my native gcc compliers?
> Yes.
> >     Or should I be using any cross complier for it?
> No.
> >     The README.Configure does n't give any any information about the
> > parameters for the
> >     Configure script for the UNIX BSP.
> None are required, but you might want to apply --prefix=<somewhere>
> (Don't use /usr or /usr/local)
> >    I am trying to build it in Cygwin.
> In this case, native means using the Cygwin toolchain (Not a DOS/Win
> toolchain).
> >     Has anybody reported success in doing so?
> This is known to be broken at several places, with different problems
> popping up depending on which version of Cygwin and of RTEMS you are
> going to use.
> Fixing this properly would not be easy, but unfortunately, apparently
> nobody seems to care about.
> However, it is fairly easy to get it "compilable" with a couple of
> hacks.
> Ralf
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