Subject: Re: Either lint is broken or libbfd
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Ian Lance Taylor <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 08/17/2003 21:49:57
Martin Husemann <> writes:

>  - The configure scirpt knows of no other ways to find an appropriate type
>    for this define (BFD_HOST_64_BIT)

FWIW, see bfd/  You can define variables there to set a
64 bit type which works on the host, based on the host configuration

>  - fix bfd configure or to at least check for <inttypes.h> and use
>    the C99 integer types if available
> I would say the latter is the right thing to do, and the first a good
> hot fix.

Yes--the latter change should be probably be made in the GNU sources.

You didn't mention the possibility of checking for lint as well as