Subject: Re: --host=${MACHINE_GNU_PLATFORM} forced to i386
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/02/2003 22:11:13
On Thu, 2 Oct 2003, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

: My fix for glibc was to also do:
: So the --build and --host are the same.

This should be OK as a default.  There might be a package or two out there
that have ancient autoconf that will barf on it (misc/screen comes to mind,
but haven't tried it), and those can be worked around by doing a filter on


-- Todd Vierling <> <>