[Buildroot] buildroot using glibc
thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Wed Dec 10 08:23:32 UTC 2008
Le Tue, 9 Dec 2008 18:46:20 +0530,
"P Jagadeesh Maiya" <pjmaiya at signal-networks.com> a écrit :
> I want to use buildroot built using glibc instead of ulibc. I have
> gone through entire mailing list archeive, but nowhere I am not
> getting any information or link to get patch for glibc. Can anyone
> provide any refernce for the patch so that buildroot can be used with
The simplest solution is to use an external toolchain. I already used a
Codesource glibc-based toolchain with Buildroot, and it worked nicely.
The only needed modification were :
* Modifications to get external toolchains to work (I have sent a
patch recently for this)
* Specifying the proper values for the BR2_TOOLCHAIN_EXTERNAL_LIB_C and
BR2_TOOLCHAIN_EXTERNAL_LIBS configuration variables.
If you want to *generate* a glibc-toolchain with Buildroot, it is
probably going to be a more tedious work. But if you happen to do that,
please submit patches!
Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
Kernel, drivers and embedded Linux development,
consulting, training and support.
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