Compiling u-boot using ubuntu 10.10

Im using u-boot 2010.03 in my beagleboard for booting ubuntu.

I would like to compile one for myself.

I have downloaded the latest source code for u-boot from

Could anyone help me to compile u-boot step by step.

I also want to know the list of toolchains required to be installed for compiling u-boot.

Thanks in advance.

This page has excellent info. I used the CodeSourcery arm2009q1 toolchain, and it works perfectly.

I have installed codesurvey toolchain and im successful in building my own customized u-boot.

If you're also using Ubuntu at your host pc, you can just install the
Linaro cross compiler (like gcc-4.5-arm-linux-gnueabi) and cross build