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Which ARM toolkit must I use to build Symbian OS/Apps?

Applies to: RealView Development Suite (RVDS)


Which ARM toolkit do I need?

Symbian specify the version of the RVCT needed to build each version of their OS.  Please check with the Symbian for more information.

Where can I get particular build of RVCT?

RVCT downloads are available from: 

Can I use a different release of the Compilation Tools ?

Symbian explicitly specify tools versions and build numbers for use with specific Symbian OS releases.  If you wish to use a non-recommended version of the compiler with your Symbian release, please contact Symbian directly to discuss any possible issues that may be encountered.  Note that ARM provide no support for the use of Symbian OS.

Can I use the evaluation version of RVDS?

The current evaluation version of RVDS (version 4.1) is not compatible with Symbian.

Finally, if you have any specific technical questions about building Symbian or their SDK, you will need to contact Symbian directly.

Article last edited on: 2012-03-20 16:24:45

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