[Buildroot] [PATCH v2] Makefile: Symlink lib32 to lib for MIPS64/n32

Markos Chandras markos.chandras at gmail.com
Thu Jul 11 11:22:32 UTC 2013

On 11 July 2013 12:18, Thomas De Schampheleire
<patrickdepinguin+buildroot at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 11, 2013 at 1:08 PM, Markos Chandras
> <markos.chandras at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 11 July 2013 11:59, Thomas Petazzoni
>> <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> wrote:
>>> Dear Thomas De Schampheleire,
>>> On Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:24:51 +0200, Thomas De Schampheleire wrote:
>>>> We are doing a similar thing from our post-build script, on a
>>>> Cavium-based MIPS64 n32 ABI, so I'm definitely in favor of this patch.
>>>> I'm not sure though if the $(BUILD_DIR)/.root rule is the best place
>>>> to put this, it seems a bit odd in my opinion.
>>> This thing is really toolchain related, so I believe it should be the
>>> responsibility of the respective toolchain backends to take care of
>>> this, whenever needed.
>> So would you prefer to move this code to package/gcc/gcc.mk ?
> Are you experiencing this problem with a toolchain built via buildroot?
> In my case, it is with an external toolchain, so package/gcc/gcc.mk
> isn't used then.

Yeah you are correct. This problem is not specific to buildroot
toolchains that's why I added
the fix in the root Makefile.

Markos Chandras

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