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Piotr Roszatycki
January 13, 2014 10:10
Re: $^O for Android
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2014/1/13 Brian Fraser <>:
> That branch now also supports native builds:
> Apparently the toolchain provided by CCtools doesn't have nm, ar or ranlib,
> so -Uusenm and -Duseshrplib are mandatory. Also, because of the lack of ar,
> SDBM_File won't build, so we have to skip it. I'm not sure if the -Alibpth
> bit is necessary, but the native gcc doesn't have those by default and I
> think it might cause issues detecting libc and libm.

nm, ar and ranlib are available. You need to install full binutils
add-one (by default only binutils-compact is installed).

BTW, did you changed the $^O back to 'android'? I mean this commit

Piotr Roszatycki

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