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Old 09-23-2004, 01:19 AM   #1
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what is tool chain?

dont' know what it do.

when I need to work on the firmware right now, I need to install arm-tool-chain, then snapgear, than my user program

keep hearing this term comes up, what does the arm-tool-chain do and include.

I also remembered some conversation says it takes a long time to compile it? and why?
Old 09-23-2004, 04:30 AM   #2
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It takes a long time to compile because it includes the GNU Compiler Collection, which is not small.

I'd be tempted to download a binary; see above link.


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