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Re: old automake vs. cygwin64 [Was: Automake 1.9 bug: config.guess does not recognize Cygwin64]

On 2013-07-10 10:05, Charles Wilson wrote:
On 7/10/2013 2:11 AM, Fedin Pavel wrote:
  Hello! I've just stumbled accross a bug in Automake v1.9 package. I was
trying to regenerate files in a source tree which sets automake
version to
1.9. 'automake -icf' has copied files, but config.guess bundled with this
version of automake appears to not know 64-bit Cygwin. Please fix.

I'm planning to respin all of the [64bit] automake-* packages.  Should I
update the included config.guess/config.sub in each of them to the
latest version (which supports cygwin64), even for ancient automake like

While I have been working around this in cygport, I agree that these tools should be made usable without cygport as well. I just added gnuconfigize to cygport git master, so all you need to do is add gnuconfigize ${S} (or ${S}/lib for newer versions) before the call to cygconf.


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