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authorRalf Corsepius <>2004-09-08 08:57:00 +0000
committerRalf Corsepius <>2004-09-08 08:57:00 +0000
commitc7f247ddd35faf88753850f401f144ebdb417027 (patch)
treeb3298dbc246682e0eebe380d1c18fd31e9e3c073 /doc/FAQ/build45.t
parent22eb2e1876b432b020f2ac8b5d927ea3c8bcbeb2 (diff)
2004-09-08 Ralf Corsepius <>
* FAQ/build45.t: Misc. corrections.
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1 files changed, 5 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/doc/FAQ/build45.t b/doc/FAQ/build45.t
index a88dc124dc..8eb4fd97ab 100644
--- a/doc/FAQ/build45.t
+++ b/doc/FAQ/build45.t
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@ rtems-users mailing list.
@item A target (typically cross) C- and (optional) C++-Toolchain.
@item autoconf/automake (optional, recommended)
@item Perl (optional, recommended, needed by automake and some tools within RTEMS)
-@item m4 (optional, recommended, needed by autoconf, GNU-m4 preferred)
+@item GNU-m4
@end itemize
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ supported in RTEMS anymore (@ref{Can I use a non-gcc cross-toolchain?}).
The sources of all gnutools are available at any
@uref{,GNU} mirror.
Native Linux binaries should come with any Linux distribution.
-Native Cygwin binaries should be available at Cygnus.
+Native Cygwin binaries should be available at @uref{}.
GNU-Toolchain binaries (gcc, binutils etc.) for Linux and patches required
to build them from source are available from
@@ -109,7 +109,8 @@ configuration (Cf. @ref{configure --program-[prefix|suffix|transform-name]})
While running a configure script, you see a message like this:
checking for m68k-rtems-gcc... (cached) m68k-rtems-gcc
-checking for C compiler default output... configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables
+checking for C compiler default output... configure: error: C compiler
+cannot create executables
configure: error: /bin/sh '../../../../rtems-ss-@value{VERSION}/c/make/configure'
failed for c/make
@end example
@@ -155,7 +156,7 @@ Host tools are supposed not to be prefixed.
e.g.: cc, ld, gcc, autoconf, automake, aclocal etc.
If using the pre-built tool binaries provided by the RTEMS project,
-simply prepend @code{@value{RTEMSPREFIX}} to @code{$PATH}.
+simply prepend @code{@value{RTEMSPREFIX}}/bin to @code{$PATH}.
@subsection Can I build RTEMS Canadian Cross?