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Old 12-28-2009, 07:24 AM   #1
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glib cross compilation


i am compilaing and glib for my ARM baord and i am getting one error
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Code:
checking for format to printf and scanf a guint64... none
checking for an ANSI C-conforming const... yes
checking if malloc() and friends prototypes are gmem.h compatible... yes
checking for growing stack pointer... configure: error: in `/mnt/freescale/sources/glib-2.22.0':
configure: error: cannot run test program while cross compiling
See `config.log' for more details.
Configuration of glib library  has failed
sharief@sharief-desktop:/mnt/freescale/sources/glib-2.22.0$
can anyone help me..what is this? and how to clear that?

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Old 12-28-2009, 08:08 AM   #2
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i am compilaing and glib for my ARM baord and i am getting one error
see
Code:
checking for format to printf and scanf a guint64... none
checking for an ANSI C-conforming const... yes
checking if malloc() and friends prototypes are gmem.h compatible... yes
checking for growing stack pointer... configure: error: in `/mnt/freescale/sources/glib-2.22.0':
configure: error: cannot run test program while cross compiling
See `config.log' for more details.
Configuration of glib library  has failed
sharief@sharief-desktop:/mnt/freescale/sources/glib-2.22.0$
can anyone help me..what is this? and how to clear that?
configure --help | grep -i test

let's see what it outputs
 
Old 12-29-2009, 12:12 AM   #3
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I solved this problem. This error is gue to "cache file " problem. i fixed it
 
Old 12-29-2009, 03:49 AM   #4
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I solved this problem. This error is gue to "cache file " problem. i fixed it
glib needs cache file defined before hand for cross compile as it can't guess everything needed.
 
Old 01-01-2010, 02:19 AM   #5
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it works fine for me. now when i tried to compile again i am getting the following error

Code:
checking for special C compiler options needed for large files... no
checking for _FILE_OFFSET_BITS value needed for large files... 64
checking for pkg-config... /mnt/freescale//toolchain/bin//pkg-config
configure: error: *** pkg-config too old; version 0.16 or better required.
Configuration of glib library  has failed
sharief@sharief-desktop:/mnt/freescale/sources/glib-2.22.0$
Can anyone help me
 
  


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