glibc, chapter 5.7

Andrew Benton b3nton at
Sat Mar 13 15:57:03 PST 2010

On 13/03/10 22:50, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> OK, I see:
> GNU C Library (EGLIBC) stable release version 2.10.1
> This, according to google,
> Embedded GLIBC (EGLIBC) is a variant of the GNU C Library (GLIBC)  that
> is designed to work well on embedded systems. EGLIBC strives to be
> source and binary compatible with GLIBC. EGLIBC's goals include reduced
> footprint, configurable components, better support for cross-compilation
> and cross-testing.
> but I don't know if it is compatible enough to build a standard GLIBC.

Ubuntu uses EGLIBC. I've used Ubunut to build LFS (32 bit)


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