Re: [Linux-ia64] arch/ia64/Makefile tweak

From: David Mosberger <>
Date: 2002-04-03 05:17:41
Applied, thanks.

In the future, please send properly formatted patches, so that they
can be applied with "patch -p1".  This avoids creating extra work when
applying the patch in the bitkeepr tree.



>>>>> On Mon, 1 Apr 2002 17:36:12 -0800, Gary Hade <> said:

  Gary> If the gcc in your PATH is version 2.X and you are not using
  Gary> cross tools (the CROSS_COMPILE make macro is null) `make
  Gary> CC=<path to a 3.X gcc>` fails due to the lack of --param
  Gary> max-inline-insns=2000 on the compile lines.

  Gary> This happens because GCC_VERSION in arch/ia64/Makefile is
  Gary> determined using $(CROSS_COMPILE)$(HOSTCC) which expands "gcc"
  Gary> picking up gcc 2.X.  With GCC_VERSION defined as 2 the
  Gary> additional CFLAGS options within the ifneq ($(GCC_VERSION),2)
  Gary> are not being added.

  Gary> You can work around the problem by also setting HOSTCC on the
  Gary> make command line e.g. `make CC=<path to a 3.X gcc>
  Gary> HOSTCC=<path to a 3.X gcc>` but I believe the correct solution
  Gary> is to use $(CC) instead of $(CROSS_COMPILE)$(HOSTCC) to
  Gary> determine GCC_VERSION.

  Gary> Gary
Received on Tue Apr 02 11:19:14 2002

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