toolchain versions for CVS head?

Robert S. Grimes rsg at
Fri Sep 7 15:35:05 UTC 2007

Joel Sherrill wrote:
> Robert S. Grimes wrote:
>> Right.  You need newer tools!  gcc-4.1.1 etc.
> even newer?   :-D
Joel, where can I find the time to development my applications?  :-P
> binutils 2.18, gcc 4.2.1 (most targets),
> newlib 1.15, and gdb  6.6 with the latest patches
> for each.  binutils 2.18 should still require no
> patches.
Currently, on PowerPC/virtex, I'm using bcc-4.1.1, binutils-2.17,
newlib1.15, all from, and gdb-6.5 (from Xilinx EDK
tools).  I haven't had any problems with these under Cygwin for

Probably will consider updating my tools when 4.8 is released...  But of
course, the OP should probably go with your recommendations...

Just my $0.02, adjusted for inflation or other currencies, as needed...

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