Subject: Re: Proposed change to GNU config.guess
To: Tech Toolchain - NetBSD <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Cagney <email@example.com>
Date: 12/10/1999 10:30:40
Ben Elliston wrote:
> > > 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.
> Oh. On Linux, we get "[QZN]MAGIC" in the identification. That's
> surprising--it almost seems like a failing on the part of /etc/magic.
Does it come in different colours ;-)
More seriously, what does the ``file'' from the above output on old
alpha and pmax platforms?