[Buildroot] [PATCH] toolchain-external: update Linaro toolchains
thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Mon Nov 10 10:20:04 UTC 2014
Dear Will Newton,
On Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:12:40 +0000, Will Newton wrote:
> > Bump the ARM, ARMeb and AArch64 Linaro toolchains from 14.08 to
> > 14.09. We can't bump to 14.10, because they completely changed the
> > toolchains and they are now completely broken: they switched from
> > Crosstool-NG to a new build tool to generate the toolchain, and now
> > the sysroot handling is completely borked.
> Do you have more details on this? If the new tool is causing problems
> for people then we need to address those.
Yes, I first complained on my G+ (I know, it's silly):
I'm going to fill a bug to the Linaro bug tracker, I just created an
Basically, the sysroot handling is not done correctly, so the toolchain
is not relocatable: -print-sysroot and -print-file-name=libc.a return
Just have a look at the INSTALL-sysroot.sh script inside the toolchain,
it gives you an idea on how bad the toolchain is.
Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering
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