How can I do cross Compile Nginx Web Server?

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Fri Apr 13 18:35:29 UTC 2018


On Fri, Apr 13, 2018 at 08:41:39PM +0430, motiee at wrote:

> Hi,
>  I need to do Cross Compile Nginx Web Server to use on my target board.
>  I tried , but ...
>    hesam at hesam-MS-7392:~/temp/nginx-1.9.9$ ./configure 
> --crossbuild=Linux::arm 
> --with-cc="/home/hesam/g25/arm-2011.09/bin/arm-none-linux-gnueabi-gcc" 
> --with-ld-opt="/usr/arm-linux-gnueabi/lib" 
> --with-cc-opt="/usr/arm-linux-gnueabi/include"building for Linux::arm
> checking for C compiler ... found but is not working
>  ./configure: error: C compiler 
> /home/hesam/g25/arm-2011.09/bin/arm-none-linux-gnueabi-gcc is not found
>  Please tell me how can I do it?
>  Note: The "autoconf.err" file is attached.

Cross-compilation is not supported by nginx (except 
cross-compilation for win32 using wine, and this what --crossbuild 
to be used for).  You need a native toolchain to build nginx.

If your board is not powerful enough, consider using a virtual 

Maxim Dounin

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