not really a bug .. is there a way to set the host type in the ?

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Tue Feb 19 01:25:34 UTC 2019

On 2019-02-18 16:44:48 -0500, Dennis Clarke wrote:
> This may seem like a strange question but I am running into many
> problems while trying to build gcc 8.2.0 for a RISC-V target. With
> a cross compiler toolset I am easily able to create output ELF files
> for the rv64gc architecture and so that is not a problem. However that
> is only possible ( thus far ) when building gmp separately. The gcc code
> requires that I extract the gmp/mpfr/mpc sources inside the gcc sources
> tree and then build/bootstrap gcc which in turns rebuilds gmp all over
> again.  Regardless if it is pre-installed elsewhere or not.

Isn't this a question for the gcc-help mailing-list?

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