[Buildroot] External toolchain support improvements

hartleys hartleys at visionengravers.com
Fri Oct 31 18:42:14 UTC 2008


On Thursday, October 30, 2008 1:45 AM, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> Improve external toolchain support
>
> * Do not put kernel-headers in the dependencies of BASE_TARGETS in
>   the case where BR2_TOOLCHAIN_SOURCE is not y. The kernel headers
>   are already supposed to be part of the external toolchain, so
>   there's no need to download, extract and install them.

What are the side effects if you use an external toolchain that was
built with a given kernel version, say 2.6.20.4, but use a newer kernel,
say 2.6.27.3?

Thanks,
Hartley



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