Subject: Re: Autoconf for toolchain "replacement library"?
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 11/13/2001 23:04:03
On Tue, Nov 13, 2001 at 12:04:51PM -0800, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> Having been down this road before with other packages I've worked on,
> I think using autoconf (but NOT automake!) for this stuff is perfectly
> reasonable.  It's already used in the GNU toolchain that we use, and
> solves the problem we need to solve pretty well.
> I'm all for it if it means better cross tool support for NetBSD (which
> it does).

Yes, me too. I'd like to build NetBSD on my quadriprocessors Ultrasparc :)

Manuel Bouyer <>