[ELDK] Cross toolchain for building for a linux 2.4 kernel

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Sun Jul 26 22:03:35 CEST 2009

Dear Micha Kalfon,

In message <423b02220907251441h6ca46bd6o50e4ba31516ce180 at mail.gmail.com> you wrote:
> I have an powerpc machine running kernel 2.4. I can't upgrade the kernel to
> 2.6. Can I use ELDK (which version) for building executables for it?

The "official" recommendation is to use ELDK 3.1.1 with 2.4 kernels;
ELDK 4.0 should still work reasonably well, unless you're trying
exotic things. Later ELDK releases will probably cause trouble.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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