Although I have not received much feedback, since I've already tested
the native toolchain on MSS II, HP MV2120, and openwrt slug, I decided
to promote binutils/gcc to the feeds. This is still alpha testing (use
it at your own risk), but much easier to install.
The new cs06q3armel feed for Orion devices is at
You can add this feed with either /opt/etc/ipkg.conf or
There is a known problem of optware/cs06q3armel gcc ipkg installing
two files outside of /opt:
This problem is not easy to solve, so I'll just leave it like that.
The gcc package probably can be more granular, but I'm too lazy.