Subject: Re: patch for net/ORBit on sgimips
To: Christopher SEKIYA <>
From: Johnny C. Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/19/2004 11:58:00
On Mon, Jan 19, 2004 at 08:26:16PM +0900, Christopher SEKIYA wrote:
> I spoke too soon:
> configure: configuring in libIDL
>  ...
> checking build system type... sgimips-unknown-netbsd1.6ZH
> checking host system type... Invalid configuration `mipseb--netbsd': machine `mipseb-' not recognized
> configure: error: /bin/sh ./config.sub mipseb--netbsd failed
> configure: error: /bin/sh './configure' failed for libIDL
> Is there a similar trick that can be performed to override config.sub in
> subdirectories of the package?

Those variables take lists of values:

CONFIG_GUESS_OVERRIDE=	/path/to/1st/config.guess /path/to/2nd/config.guess
CONFIG_SUB_OVERRIDE=	/path/to/1st/config.sub /path/to/2nd/config.sub


	-- Johnny Lam <>