[Buildroot] Building Toolchain using Cygwin

Thiago A. Corrêa thiago.correa at gmail.com
Sun Nov 23 18:29:23 UTC 2008


> The goal is to have a toolchain running under Windows (host) that generates
> code for a PowerPC (target) based system that runs a busybox / uClibc Linux
> system.
>

If all you want is the toolchain, than perhaps Crosstool-ng [1] is
more suited to what you need. Althought I have never used it myself,
others on the list have spoken highly of it. I haven't heard of
success stories with buildroot and cygwin.

Kind Regards,
    Thiago A. Correa

[1] http://freshmeat.net/projects/crosstool-ng/



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