[uClinux-dev] [Help] Full C/C++ GNU Toolchain for ARM uClinux

David McCullough davidm at snapgear.com
Thu Nov 29 17:56:43 EST 2001


Jivin Fabrice Gautier lays it down ...
>  -----Original Message-----
> > From: karsten at thebox-communications.de
> > Subject: Re: [uClinux-dev] [Help] Full C/C++ GNU Toolchain for ARM
> > uClinux
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > Hi.
> > 
> > Last week I asked lineo if their uclinux distribution 
> > supports C++ and I
> > got the following answer:
> > 
> > > > 1. Does the distribution for arm7tdmi support C++?
> > > The uClinux C++ support is not production ready at this point though
> > > work is underway.
> > 
> > Also the distribution from netsilicon doesn't supports C++ correctly.
> > 
> > It seems to me that the gcc doesn't support C++ for arm at 
> > this time. :-((
> 
> 
> However, gcc-2.95 for arm support C++ quite well. Indeed, eCos kernel is
> mainly written in C++ and use gcc-2.95 since ever.
> 
> What may be not supported is:
> - nifty patches for XIP that work with C++
> - maybe elf2flt doesn't support C++
> - STL 


I have the build scripts for the m68k-elf-tools successfully building for
the ARM target as well (gcc-2.95.3,  all the C++ compilers are built at
least,  they may need some crt0 support).

When I get a minute I'll put it together.

Cheers,
Davidm

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