MinGW prep of RTEMS 4.10.2
groups at chichak.ca
Sun Feb 26 01:04:13 UTC 2012
Okay, I have been trying to get the latest git version of RTEMS to build and it hasn't been going well, so I have dropped back to trying to get 4.10.2 going.
I have grabbed:
the latest version of msys/mingw
the 4.11 automate/binutils/compilers that have been discussed recently and described on the web page (yes Ralf, I do know that 11 != 10, but I'm trying out the instructions).
the 4.10.2 RTEMS distribution bz2
I do a:
../rtems-4.10.2/configure --target=powerpc-rtems4.11 --enable-rtemsbsp=psim --enable-cxx --enable-tests=samples
after a while the make bombs with a popup saying, from cc1, "This application has failed to start because zlib1.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
I visited many web pages and finally found a page ( http://www.gaia-gis.it/spatialite-2.4.0/mingw_how_to.html) that explained how to compile zlib1.dll for MinGW roughly. But…great news! it seems to have fixed a lot of issues and a couple of BSPs are building.
So, MinGW doesn't ship with zlib1.dll needed by the compilers, but it can be fixed.
Next, try it on the 4.11 head version.
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