[Aboriginal] Issue with ./dev-environment for armv7l

John Spencer maillist-aboriginal at barfooze.de
Sun Mar 2 12:08:53 PST 2014

Rob Landley wrote:
> On 02/28/14 15:37, John Spencer wrote:
>> Tayaout Labelle Kuberek wrote:
>>> I have an issue with the qemu ./dev-environment not loading. The CPU
>> i assume you're running dev-environment.sh with the system-image-armv6l
>> ? oh wait, i just see that there an armv7l system image now ... which is
>> kinda strange because... see below paragraph.
> My bad, I shouldn't have uploaded that. I have a local
> sources/targets/armv7l which binutils is updated to work with but gcc
> isn't. 

hmm in that case it looks like it would make sense to remove the broken 
armv7l* downloads, right ?

> One of my todo items is to grab the last GPLv2 gcc release out of
> source control the way I did for binutils, which should have armv7
> support, and then fix it up as necessary, 

would make sense either way

> but ellcc.org is so close to
> working it's on a far back burner.
> In the meantime, armv5 should work fine. (armv6 didn't add many
> interesting new instructions, it was mostly just SMP support which we're
> not using; no real performance benefit to it that I know of).

does that mean armv6 is broken as well ?


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