Where can I find the documentation for the GNU tools used by EDK?
EDK uses a selection of GNU tools. The appropriate documentation can be found at the following location:
In particular, the documentation for some of the more commonly used GNU tools can be found at the locations listed below:
GNU Compiler (GCC) Documentation Homepage
To find out what the current version of the GCC compilers are, open a cygwin shell and run the following commands:
$ powerpc-eabi-gcc -v
$ mb-gcc -v
GAS - GNU Assembler
GLD - GNU Linker
GAR - GNU Archiver
ObjCopy - Copy and translate object files
ObjDump - Display information from object files
ReadElf - Display the contents of ELF format files.