SVN-20070706: Step 5.7 Adjusting the Toolchain

Greg Schafer gschafer at
Thu Jul 12 20:06:09 PDT 2007

Jon Fullmer wrote:

> I don't understand.

Jon, LFS is targeted at x86 and therefore the instructions are only tested
there and not guaranteed to work on other arches. I've done ppc builds
myself and can confirm that specs files do indeed differ per arch and GCC
version. Of course, even the *name* of the dynamic linker is different for

FYI I added support for ppc native builds to the DIY Refbuild a while
back, although I haven't tested it lately. See sig below for a pointer.


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