how to cross compile kexec for 64b x86_64 on a 32b x86

Dave Anderson anderson at
Wed Jun 25 09:52:58 EDT 2008

> It seems that I now need the crash utility also to be cross compiled.
> I dont see any cross-compile support in the crash-4.0-6.3 pkg.

You got that right...

> Any suggestions for how to cross compile the crash-4.0-6.3 for x86_64
> on an x86 system.

Like Bernhard suggested, try tinkering with the compilations in the
top-level Makefile, as well as passing --host and --target arguments
to the embedded gdb's configure command when it gets built.

I'm unaware of anybody who's ever attempted it...


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