Subject: RE: What does "Machine not recognized" when checking host system
To: Fischer, Roger <RFischer@PanAmSat.com>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 04/30/1999 13:42:48
On Fri, 30 Apr 1999, Fischer, Roger wrote:
: > But I ran ltconfig manually, and it seemed to recognize my system, so I
: > don't know why it couldn't find the host system type when I was building
: > kdebase.
: > : max# ./ltconfig ltmain.sh
: > : checking host system type... m68k-apple-netbsd1.3.2
: What's in "config.log"? That should tell you the last command that
: failed, probably an invokation of ltconfig, a shell script?
Pkgsrc invokes configure scripts with an explicit --hots= argument, so
running ltconfig directly does nothing useful in this case. If you tried:
you'd see the error, because this is ths (incorrect) argument passed by
This should have been addressed by a fix I put into bsd.pkg.mk yesterday.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)