[llvmlinux] Compile LLVM/Clang for ARM android

Anton Smirnov dev at antonsmirnov.name
Wed Oct 16 12:53:53 UTC 2013


 I think it's just because i don't have enough knowledge of autotools/cmake
and toolchains and that's possible for the people who know all that stuff.
So i hope it can be done


2013/10/16 Renato Golin <renato.golin at linaro.org>

> On 16 October 2013 12:27, Tinti <viniciustinti at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> The LLVMLinux project is more related to build Linux Kernel or Android
>> Kernel *with* LLVM/Clang and not to provide LLVM/Clang *for being used*
>> inside Linux or Android. If you are trying to build a toolchain for Android
>> I would recommend you to ask in LLVM maillist,
>>
>
> Hi Vinicius,
>
> Anton is trying to do that for a few weeks without success. He read all
> the docs and discussed with many people in the LLVM/Clang community, but no
> one seems to be able to help him. I thought that here, there could be
> people trying to build Clang for Android, or at least people with the
> knowledge on both systems, Android and LLVM, which might help him with his
> goals (or at least say why it's not possible).
>
> The documents I wrote on LLVM+ARM assume Linux (both native or cross), not
> Android, and the latter is quite a beast to tame. Unfortunately, I don't
> have the knowledge, or the bandwidth to look at it right now, and the
> chances of getting another person to work on LLVM/Android was pushed down
> 2014, so I thought some of you guys could give it a try and see if it's
> just a simple misunderstanding from our part, or if it's really a hard nut
> to crack.
>
> Poor Anton has read all docs and manuals, and he's even came up with some
> good progress reports (his first email) on what doesn't work. If he can't
> do it now, I hope I'll be able to continue where he left next year. If you
> guys manage to help him, I'd like to extract a doc page on LLVM for that,
> if it's not asking too much.
>
> I'll talk to Bero during Connect (in two weeks) to see if he has any idea.
> This could be our side project for the week, though I can't promise
> anything...
>
> cheers,
> --renato
>
> _______________________________________________
> LLVMLinux mailing list
> LLVMLinux at lists.linuxfoundation.org
> https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/mailman/listinfo/llvmlinux
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/llvmlinux/attachments/20131016/60752f1f/attachment-0001.html>


More information about the LLVMLinux mailing list