config.guess manufacturer string?
jakub at redhat.com
Fri Feb 20 08:28:36 UTC 2009
On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 10:18:04AM +0200, Panu Matilainen wrote:
>> Can someone let me know what the outcome of this is with regard to
>> redhat-rpm-config? I'm cool with making changes to the default
>> config.guess if they're deemed necessary to bring back "redhat" for the
>> time being.
> I think patching config.guess has been ruled out by everybody, and that
> %configure needs to stop setting --target and --host. But whether
> %configure should set --build to <arch>-redhat-linux or just let
> config.guess decide... at least Jakub seemed to want to stick with
> <arch>-redhat-linux instead of pc|unknown|whatever.
If you don't pass --build, how will it find out i386 vs. i586 vs. i686
based on how rpmbuild was invoked? Without --build, it will be always
i686 in those cases. I think you need to keep passing --build and I'd
appreciate if redhat could be in its argument.
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