[U-Boot-Users] GCC version for Linux kernel?

Allen Curtis acurtis at onz.com
Wed Jun 15 19:12:05 CEST 2005

> On Wednesday 15 June 2005 09:12, Marc Leeman wrote:
>>> Warning!  from gcc-3.3 to gcc-3.4 the handling of the attribute
>>> 'unused' changed.  For that reason, compiling a linux-2.4 kernel
>>> with gcc-3.4 will break silently!
>> Euhm. I've been doing this for 5 months without any problem for PPC.
> Same here ;)
> Compiling U-Boot (latest CVS) is no problem on gcc-3.4.3, as long, as
> you are not addressing ARM targets and of course it works!
> For kernel compilation, you need at least kernel 2.4.28 or higher when
> using gcc 3.4.x - or some patches that fix these attribute issues
> (and other stuff, that changed)
The PPC devel version on the Denx FTP site is 2.4.25.

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