[Xymon] cross compilation and endianness detection

Damien Martins damien at makelofine.org
Tue Jul 3 16:28:30 CEST 2018

Moreover, I faced this issue:


and used Debian xymon-4.3.28-3 sources to compile successfully.

Le 03/07/2018 à 16:20, Damien Martins a écrit :
> Hi Christian,
> In fact, test-endianness is compiled using OpenWRT toolchain for cross 
> compilation, so it can not be executed on my local computer (the 
> compiler host, not the target). I compiled the test-endianness.c file, 
> and uploaded the resulting binary to my target OS. I executed it 
> successfully and retrieved the value, then inserted in in lib/Makefile 
> file. For cross compilation purpose, should be good to be able to pass 
> the endianness information during the "configure" execution.
> Le 03/07/2018 à 16:09, Christian Herzog a écrit :
>> Hi Damien,
>> I just checked and test-endianness is compiled from test-endianness.c 
>> - for
>> some reason the one you have doesn't seem to work for you. Can you 
>> just do
>> gcc -o test-endianness test-endianness.c
>> and see if that works better?
>> best,
>> -Christian

Damien Martins

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