[mythtv] Regarding cross compilation of Mythtv for ARM

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Wed Oct 9 13:50:53 UTC 2013

On Wed, Oct 09, 2013 at 09:53:24AM +0530, Brajesh Sharma wrote:
> Thank you for replying but there was a slight mistake in there i have
> exported the variables as :
> export CC="distcc  /usr/local/xtools/arm-unknown-
> linux-uclibcgnueabi/bin/arm-unknown-linux-uclibcgnueabi-gcc
> export CXX="distcc  /usr/local/xtools/arm-unknown-
> linux-uclibcgnueabi/bin/arm-unknown-linux-uclibcgnueabi-g++"
> Is there anything else i need to export too ?
> and i dont understand what do you mean by "cross-compiling switch" I can
> see while configuring it is taking the xtool-gcc and g++.
> What else i need to take care please suggest .
> Hoping for early reply.
> Thanks for help ,Again .

Well the error you posted had a big hint from configure about using
--host correctly when cross compiling.  When cross compiling you MUST
tell configure that.

Len Sorensen

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