Changes between Version 46 and Version 47 of Developer/OpenProjects


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Timestamp:
Mar 25, 2008, 5:37:22 PM (12 years ago)
Author:
Acudmore
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/* RTEMS Tool Support on MacOS */

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    561561The goal of this project is to provide precompiled versions of the
    562 RTEMS tools for the x86 MacOS.  As the RTEMS toolset updates frequently,
     562RTEMS tools for Mac OS X.  As the RTEMS toolset updates frequently,
    563563there must be scripting infrastructure developed to build these tools
    564564easily when updates are required.
    565565
     566Tool distribution questions:
     567 *  Provide Binary installers for all of the tools ( similar to the Windows MingW binaries ) ?
     568 *  Provide Mac Ports ( http://www.macports.org ) for the tools ? ( and can these be used for BSD variants too? ) ?
     569 *  Provide Fink .deb packages ( http://www.finkproject.org/ ) ?
     570 *  Or just provide an easy to use shell script that can download, patch, build and install the tools?
     571
     572Mac OS X version/architecture questions:
     573 *  Does the project make a cut-off with a newer version of OS X ( say 10.4 or even 10.5 )?
     574 *  Does the project support x86 and PPC Macs or just stick with x86?
     575
     576Build questions:
     577 *  Can the tools be built and packaged on an open source Darwin OS machine? or is a full Mac OS X machine needed to do these builds?
     578
     579License questions:
    566580Little is know by those who currently build RTEMS tool binaries about
    567581the packaging and legal requirements associated with providing
     
    569583
    570584The RTEMS Project currently does not have a MacOS X computer and would
    571 have to have one before these could be supported long term. 
     585have to have one before these could be supported long term.
    572586= Multilib GNU Ada =
    573587