Changes between Version 14 and Version 15 of CrossCompilation
- Dec 7, 2011 2:13:53 PM (2 years ago)
v14 v15 10 10 * runs on x86_64 linux, but targets i386 11 11 * runs on some existing GHC supported platform, but targets a smaller embedded platform 12 * '''Cross-building''' a normal compiler: Build on one platform a compiler that thatruns on, and targets another. Examples: 12 * '''Cross-building''' a normal compiler: Build on one platform a compiler that runs on, and targets another. Examples: 13 13 * [http://takeoffgw.sourceforge.net/ TakeoffGW] is a distribution of Unix tools for Windows, built by cross-compiling on a Linux machine. They would like to be able to build and distribute GHC this way. It might be useful for us to be able to cross-compile a Windows GHC from Linux too. 14 14 * build a 64-bit GHC on OS X, by cross-compiling using the 32-bit version.