Subject: Re: Proposed change to GNU config.guess
To: Tech Toolchain - NetBSD <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Cagney <email@example.com>
Date: 12/09/1999 23:26:55
> Ben Elliston wrote:
> > > PS: If people know of a reliable way of identifying either an a.out or
> > > COFF NetBSD platform then please let me know. I'll then revise the
> > > patch to include that information.
> > echo "int x;" > foo.c; cc -c foo.c -o foo.o && file foo.o; rm foo.[co]
> Unfortunatly it only provides a positive identification of COFF/ECOFF.
> If it isn't one of them then it is probably a.out. Hmm, only a.out adds
> the ``_'' prefix right?
Oops. No COFF also had a ``_'' prefix.