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authorYann E. MORIN" <>2008-06-24 16:19:45 (GMT)
committerYann E. MORIN" <>2008-06-24 16:19:45 (GMT)
commit6180cc0ea5a9041868fd02600f678ecbc60c6c93 (patch)
treec49844cac475e74c3ba1e24a42ee056b71b2a435 /config/global
parentbf27958b7de5ff6099261ce885fd5e1e27d31b6b (diff)
Allow to store working files outside the build tree (eg. incase the working tree is on the network).
/trunk/scripts/ | 9 5 4 0 +++++---- /trunk/config/global/ | 23 22 1 0 ++++++++++++++++++++++- 2 files changed, 27 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
Diffstat (limited to 'config/global')
1 files changed, 22 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/config/global/ b/config/global/
index 3736d66..0f04f14 100644
--- a/config/global/
+++ b/config/global/
@@ -19,6 +19,27 @@ config SAVE_TARBALLS
If you say 'y' here, new downloaded tarballs will be saved in the
directory you entered above.
+config WORK_DIR
+ string
+ prompt "Working directory"
+ default "${CT_TOP_DIR}/targets"
+ help
+ Set this to the directory where all build actions will be done.
+ The default is "${CT_TOP_DIR}/targets", and leaving this option
+ empty will also use the default.
+ You should not need to change that, except in one very peculiar
+ setup:
+ - your crosstool-NG source directory is on the network
+ - you configured crosstool-NG with --local
+ This kind of setup is a pain, as any action involving source file
+ access would have to go through the wire. In this case, you should
+ set CT_WORK_DIR to point to a path local to your machine, to avoid
+ any network overhead.
+ Do *NOT* change it if you don't know better.
prompt "Prefix directory"
@@ -31,7 +52,7 @@ config INSTALL_DIR
# prompt "Install directory"
default "${CT_PREFIX_DIR}"
# help
-# This is the path the target will be installed into.
+# This is the path the toolchain will be installed into.
# Normally, you would set this to ${CT_PREFIX_DIR}, but if for some reasons
# you can't write there, you can install somewhere else and have a third