Using cross tools to build the entire distribution

Joe Ciccone jciccone at
Tue Jan 10 18:50:19 PST 2006

Michael J. Hammel wrote:

>why can't I use the cross-tools I built
>to build the entire distribution?
Some programs do not cross-compile properly, for example, the vim
developers stated that vim will never cross-compile properly. I belive
cross-compiling the whole system is planned for future releases, when
CLFS supports ARM and other embedded architectures that functionality
will be required.

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