SV: RTEMS 4.6.4 fails on Cygwin

Angelo Fraietta newsgroups at
Tue Mar 14 02:25:16 UTC 2006

Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-03-13 at 16:53 -0600, Joel Sherrill wrote:
>>Ole Hansen wrote:
>>>Hello Joe
>>>Are there any preferences of version of GCC + tools to use for building crossgcc  ??
>>In general, you should use the same version native to build a cross. 
> Nonsense - Joel, what makes you say this?
> To build GCC/c and GCC/c++ cross, all you need is a sufficiently
> ANSI-compliant C-compiler and a sufficiently POSIX compliant run-time
> environment.

I found that I needed to first build gcc-3.3.5 and use them to build the 
coross tools - that is, on my Linux system anyway. GCC 4.0 would not 
build the RTEMS tools.

Furthermore, I was unable to make gcc-3.2.3 on my linux machine, which 
is why I used gcc-3.3.5

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