armcortexXXXneon support missing from config.sub

Torbjörn Granlund tg at
Sun May 24 09:11:03 UTC 2015

Robert Foss <personal at> writes:

  Configuring gmp with for arm-neon cpus does not work:
  $ ./configure --build=armcortexa8neon
  checking build system type... Invalid configuration `armcortexa8neon':
  machine `armcortexa8neon' not recognized
  configure: error: /bin/bash ./config.sub armcortexa8neon failed
You should pass a standard config string, e.g.,

  I've hacked around it by adding the neon cpus to config.sub, but is
  that the proper solution?

We'll add some more strings to config.sub to make it more forgiving.

Please encrypt, key id 0xC8601622

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