[lfs-dev] /tools/$(uname -m)-pc-linux-gnu/bin/ld

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Thu Feb 4 19:11:25 PST 2016

I'm just looking at revision 11000.  As part of that, in Adjusting
the Toolchain in chapter 6 there is the following diff :

Index: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/adjusting.xml
--- a/trunk/BOOK/chapter06/adjusting.xml
+++ b/trunk/BOOK/chapter06/adjusting.xml
@@ -17,11 +17,11 @@
   <para>First, backup the <filename
class="directory">/tools</filename> linker,
   and replace it with the adjusted linker we made in chapter 5.
We'll also create
-  a link to its counterpart in <filename
-  -dumpmachine)/bin</filename>:</para>
+  a link to its counterpart in
+  <filename class="directory">/tools/$(uname
 <screen><userinput>mv -v /tools/bin/{ld,ld-old}
-mv -v /tools/$(gcc -dumpmachine)/bin/{ld,ld-old}
+mv -v /tools/$(uname -m)-pc-linux-gnu/bin/{ld,ld-old}
 mv -v /tools/bin/{ld-new,ld}
-ln -sv /tools/bin/ld /tools/$(gcc
+ln -sv /tools/bin/ld /tools/$(uname
   <para>Next, amend the GCC specs file so that it points to the new

I think this was only tested on 32-bit ?  My last x86_64 build in
November continued to use /tools/x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu/bin/.

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