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Re: [alpine-devel] Re: Cross-building

From: Timo Teräs <timo.teras_at_iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2013 16:54:10 +0300

On Fri Oct 25 2013 04:15:42 PM EEST, Leslie P. Polzer | PORT ZERO <polzer_at_port-zero.com> wrote:

> Another question I forgot to ask:
>
> Why do the scripts install gcc-gnat and build gcc with support
> for Ada?

You need gcc-gnat = ada. You need ada to compile ada. So to port full alpine, ada needs to be cross compiled to bootstrap it.

-Timo


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