cross compile : question from a newbie

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Thu Oct 12 16:59:08 PDT 2000

On Thu, 12 Oct 2000, you wrote:
> My engish is not probably as good as I can imagine, but I don't really
> understand one thing ...
> If I want to cross compile need I to add --host=i486-pc-linux-gnu in the
> chapter 5 ???

normally adding -march=i486 to $CFLAGS and $CXXFLAGS is more than enough, but 
passing --host=i486 would certainly not hurt 

Gerard Beekmans

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