Subject: Re: packages and Cross compiling ?
To: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 01/02/2002 22:40:38
On Wed, 2 Jan 2002, Greg A. Woods wrote:
: Note it is in fact the packages using GNU Autoconf (and more-so those
: using GNU Automake as well) which are much better able to be cross-built
: To quote the manual:
: Autoconf scripts can support cross-compiling, if some care is
: taken in writing them.
Unfortunately, such "care" is nearly never taken. This from experience.
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