emWin linking with GNU Tools for ARM

Discussion created by lpcware Employee on Jun 15, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 15, 2016 by lpcware
Content originally posted in LPCWare by jamese on Tue Jan 22 08:09:49 MST 2013
I am using the emWin516 library with an NXP LPC18xx. I'm successfully compiling with IAR embedded workbench by linking to emWin_516_IAR640_M3_LE.a

My trouble is I now need to change the compiler from IAR to instead use GNU Tools for ARM (https://launchpad.net/gcc-arm-embedded).

The emWin library folder has 4 subfolders:

I expected to find a sub folder for GNU tools for ARM, but maybe I am misunderstanding something.

Instead I attempted to link to the embeddedworkbench_6 folder but I get linker errors for the following:

Any ideas? It's possible I could just be doing something really stupid since this is the first time using GNU tools...