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Re: config.guess and config.sub older than new Cygwin64
- From: "Yaakov (Cygwin/X)" <yselkowitz at users dot sourceforge dot net>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 04 Sep 2013 17:44:38 -0500
- Subject: Re: config.guess and config.sub older than new Cygwin64
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On 2013-09-04 17:13, Charles Wilson wrote:
On 9/4/2013 5:43 PM, Earnie Boyd wrote:
Just a note to those of you using Cygwin64 to build packages. You
will need to most likely replace the config.guess and config.sub files
in those packages with newer ones from
ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/config/ because it won't guess your system
The versions installed into /usr/share/automake-X.Y/ have all been
modified to be the latest upstream as of mid-July -- for all X.Y from
1.4 to 1.14.
Also, cygport itself ships with an identical copy, and modifying your
script to call 'gnuconfigize' during src_compile() will update them as
Please note that cygautoreconf() and the other *_autoreconf() functions
already handle this automatically where applicable.
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