Chapter 1.1. How to Build...

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Sat Apr 16 07:51:20 PDT 2005

Andrew Benton wrote:
> Hello people,
> On 
> it says
> Chapter 5 also shows the user how to build a first pass of the 
> toolchain, including Binutils and GCC (first pass basically means these 
> two core packages will be re-installed a second time). The programs from 
> these packages will be linked statically in order to be used 
> independently of the host system.
> But 
> seems to build binutils dynamically linked?

Yeah, the text needs to be changed. It's been changed to dynamic builds 
on the first pass to avoid a strip bug. We need to make an entry in 
bugzilla about it...

Jeremy Huntwork

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