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+These scripts create a cross-compiler toolchain in your $HOME/usr directory.
+This kind of cross-compiler is mostly useful for basic Operating System developpment.
+
+Included packages
+-----------------
+
+These scripts install the following things in the toolchain :
+* binutils (ld, ...)
+* gcc for C and C++
+
+Supported cross-compiling architectures
+---------------------------------------
+
+* x86 i586-elf
+* arm arm-elf
+
+The scripts for both architecture are very similar, feel free to adapt them to other architectures.
+
+Setting up the cross-compiler
+-----------------------------
+
+* Create a directory named `usr` in your home directory.
+* Add the following line to your .bashrc :
+ export PATH=$PATH:$HOME/usr/bin
+* Run cross-<arch>.sh for the architecture you target
+ Go on the internet and read some useless stuff, this step is long.
+
+The compiler is available as *-gcc and *-g++, where * is one of the prefixes listed above (ex: i586-elf-gcc).
+