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Re: Curl Embedded Linux

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2007 15:41:45 -0700

On Sat, Jun 30, 2007 at 10:03:17AM +1200, Chris Brown wrote:
> Thanks again for your very quick response.
> I'm sorry but I'm not too sure what my options are. I think it is partly my
> inexperience with Linux so I apologise. I'd like to use libcurl for my
> application and I appear to have everything I need to do so but I'm unclear
> on whether I can set 'configure' correctly to cross compile to get it
> running.
> I have noticed that I do have a sub-directory called
> 'mipsel-hardhat-linux/bin' which contains link files to the relevant
> 'mips_fp_le' files e.g gcc to mips_fp_le-gcc. Can I use 'configure' to work
> from this directory but unltimately use the respective 'mips_fp_le' files to
> cross compile correctly?

You should be able to fake configure with an argument something like
--host=mipsel-linux as long as you set all the AR, AS, CC, etc. variables
correctly. Take a look at the cross-compile section of the docs/INSTALL
file. That gives an example using a PPC Hardhat Linux toolchain.

>>> Dan

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