Problems installing i386-elf-gcc on Snow Leopard

Joshua Root jmr at
Mon Oct 26 14:04:42 PDT 2009

On 2009-10-27 04:41, Björn Swift wrote:
> I've been trying to get i386-elf-gcc working on my machine, without much luck.
> 1) i386-elf-binutils
> Failed with:
> /opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_cross_i386-elf-binutils/work/binutils-
> Fixed by editing string.c, as described in
> 2) i386-elf-gcc
> Had to patch, like
> does for lang/gcc43, and
> update the Portfile, like
> does for cross/i386-mingw32-gcc. I suppose these should be ported to
> i386-elf-gcc, right? If so, I can provide patch were that to be of
> interest.

I believe there are tickets for both of these in trac, which you should
be able to find by searching. Please attach your patches to them.

- Josh

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