Building difficulties under OSX
chrisj at rtems.org
Thu Apr 3 19:21:52 CDT 2008
Nigel Spon wrote:
> On 04/04/2008, at 10:56 AM, Daron Chabot wrote:
>> I'm going to assume that ./rtems-4.8.0/configure is just a typo, and
>> that the actual command was ../rtems-4.8.0/configure
> Ah, yes, lost the first char there somehow.
>> /tmp/trial/bin should contain your cross-platform tools (powerpc-
>> rtems4.8-gcc, powerpc-rtems4.8-ld, etc)
> Is this before I call make, or after?
You path should point to the install tools before configuring and making RTEMS.
> I can't tell if the --prefix
> option specifies where to find the tools, or where RTEMS will be
> built. The documentation says its the install-point, but it doesn't
> say of what. I'll try making it where the tools are and see what
It is the path RTEMS will be installed to. Your $PATH environment variable
points to the tools.
The RTEMS install point does not have to be the same as the tools. I use this
feature to maintain test builds of RTEMS with different features.
( Go the Highlanders. :-) )
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