Re: Porting Linux to new CPU

From: Markku Kolkka (markku.kolkka_at_iki.fi)
Date: 03/31/05


Date: Fri, 01 Apr 2005 00:59:03 +0300

Jeff wrote:
> My friend's company developed a new CPU. He wants to port GNU
> development software including gcc, asm, linker, gdb etc. to that new
> CPU. He also wants the new compiler to be a cross compiler, which can
> compile linux OS (ASCII only, no graphics) to run on the new CPU.
>
> The question is, which companies provide this kind of service.

http://www.codesourcery.com/gnu_toolchains/
http://www.redhat.com/services/focus/embedded/gnupro/

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        Markku Kolkka
        markku.kolkka@iki.fi


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