Bug in configure script for PPC64 machines

Fuzzy Logic fuzzymo at gmail.com
Mon Feb 19 13:44:10 CET 2007

FYI: You don't need to copy me in addition to the list.

The problem is that make check fails, but if I code
--host=powerpc-unknown-linux-gnu on the configure, make check works.


On 19 Feb 2007 08:07:31 +0100, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:

> That output looks exactly right to me.  GMP tries the 64-bit ABI,
> but gives up since it cannot put the compiler in 64-bit mode.
> Then it falls back to the 32-bit ABI but with applicable
> 64-bit instructions.
> What is the problem?
> "Fuzzy Logic" <fuzzymo at gmail.com> writes:
> > Attached is the output from a plain configure on my system. Same
> > details as before. I'll give the C only configure with the x86-fat
> > patch tomorrow.

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