From: Jim Kaubisch <jimkaubisch@ya...> - 2007-01-01 21:27:37
I've looking through menuconfig options to get a better idea options
and consequences. I've wondered about "Include target utils in cross
toolchain " a few times. Can someone tell me what the consequence is of
including that in a build?
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From: Dave Hylands <dhylands@gm...> - 2007-01-02 00:19:42
> I've looking through menuconfig options to get a better idea options
> and consequences. I've wondered about "Include target utils in cross
> toolchain " a few times. Can someone tell me what the consequence is of
> including that in a build?
Here's how you find out:
1 - Bring up Help on the item in menuconfig. This shows us that the
option in question is called: BR2_CROSS_TOOLCHAIN_TARGET_UTILS. It
also tells us:
When using buildroot to build a deployable cross toolchain, it is
handy to include certain target apps with that toolchain as a
convenience. Examples include ldd, gdbserver, and strace.
2 - For full disclosure, search through all files for
I found references in the packages/strace, toolchain/gdb and
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