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1 files changed, 6 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/tools/configure b/tools/configure
index bdc1eb0dae..2f1511b19a 100755
--- a/tools/configure
+++ b/tools/configure
@@ -1537,6 +1537,10 @@ fi
# Now, figure out version number of the (gcc) compiler we are about to use
gccver=`$CC -dumpversion`;
+# figure out the binutil version too and display it, mostly for the build
+# system etc to be able to see it easier
+ldver=`$LD --version | head -n 1 | cut "-d " -f4`
if [ -z "$gccver" ]; then
echo "WARNING: The compiler you must use ($CC) is not in your path!"
echo "WARNING: this may cause your build to fail since we cannot do the"
@@ -1579,6 +1583,8 @@ else
+echo "Using $LD $ldver"
# check the compiler for SH platforms
if test "$CC" = "sh-elf-gcc"; then
if test "$gccnum" -lt "400"; then