[Buildroot] [PATCHv2 03/25] arch/arm: remove OABI option

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Sun Jul 14 20:30:44 UTC 2013

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

 Thomas> From: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>
 Thomas> OABI is more than legacy, it's dead.

 Thomas> New developments should go with EABI, since it so much better.
 >> From the Debian EABI page [0] :
 Thomas>   - floating point performance, with or without an FPU is very much faster
 Thomas>   - mixing soft and hardfloat code is possible
 Thomas>   - structure packing is not as painful as it used to be
 Thomas>   - a more efficient syscall convention
 Thomas>   - more compatibility with various tools

 Thomas> [0] http://wiki.debian.org/ArmEabiPort

Committed, thanks.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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