[Buildroot] buildroot 2014.11, custom gcc version

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Fri Dec 12 11:07:34 UTC 2014

Dear Nikita Orlov,

On Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:51:32 +0300, Nikita Orlov wrote:

> How to choose custom gcc version in latest buildroot?
> It seems for some reason such feature was deleted from buildroot.
> Are there any right way to add this feature, not using dirty hacks?

For any package, you can specify a custom source directory by using
<pkg>_OVERRIDE_SRCDIR, see "8.11.6. Using Buildroot during development"
in http://buildroot.org/downloads/manual/manual.html.

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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