crash in config.guess on Power Mac G5 under Mac OS X 10.4.6

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Thu May 18 04:45:17 CEST 2006

On 2006-05-18 03:02:22 +0200, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> Vincent Lefevre <vincent at> writes:
>   When running the configure script, I get a crash. Though GMP can be
>   built and installed, the configure script isn't silent as it should
>   be. The problem comes from config.guess. Here are the data from the
>   crash:
> I cannot interpret that data, I am afraid.
> In what sense shiuld the configure script be silent?  I'd say
> that any autoconf generated configure is really verbose, like it
> or not.  But that's perhaps not what you mean?

No, under Mac OS X, when a process crashes, a window can appear to
report a bug. The configure and build should avoid all side effects
like this one.

> What does config.guess print?


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