[ELDK] Unable to compile latest U-boot with ELDK 5.4

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue Jan 7 14:38:41 CET 2014

Dear Peter,

In message <CAMJBY6ZRUd4hA-+c1m0=orxUGhbUkw1L8ArJtyyFb+kpJMk3+w at mail.gmail.com> you wrote:
> Dear List,
> Recently I tried to compile latest U-boot from git repository, with no success.
> After installing ELDK 5.4 from ISO provided on Denx FTP server, I
> When I try to compile U-boot, I got the following error:
> arm-linux-gnueabi-ld.bfd: unrecognized option '-Wl,-O1'
> arm-linux-gnueabi-ld.bfd: use the --help option for usage information
> make[1]: *** [built-in.o] Error 1

This is a known (and documented) problem.

> Do you have any idea what could cause these errors, and if there is a
> way to compile U-boot with the provided ELDK?

Please see the FAQ entry here:


Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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