review (S) for 6684007: PrintAssembly plugin not available for linux or windows
Thomas.Rodriguez at Sun.COM
Tue Apr 14 12:44:34 PDT 2009
I think gcc builds requires you to do the build outside of the source
tree, which is kind of a nice design and it makes it easy to build all
the variants from the same image.
On Apr 14, 2009, at 12:24 AM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 00:06, John Rose <John.Rose at sun.com> wrote:
>> On Apr 13, 2009, at 6:54 PM, Tom Rodriguez wrote:
>> Reviewed. Very nice!
>> I'm amazed that $(BINUTILSDIR)/configure does what you want, since
>> it runs
>> from $(TARGET_DIR) which might be different from BINUTILSDIR, but I
>> guess it
>> must work.
> I think this is/was an important feature for release engineers at
> Cygnus/Red Hat.
> The intent is that any GNU-style configure script works this way, but
> of course not all do.
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