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Re: program_prefix has different meaning

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: program_prefix has different meaning
Date: 25 Jul 2001 10:21:08 +0200
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Akim Demaille <address@hidden> writes:

|> >>>>> "Andreas" == Andreas Schwab <address@hidden> writes:
|> Andreas> Assuming --program-prefix was not given.  Autoconf 2.13 did
|> Andreas> set program_prefix if host_alias and target_alias differ.
|> Andreas> Autoconf 2.52 now always sets program_prefix if target_alias
|> Andreas> is specified, even if the same as host_alias.
|> Just don't pass --target.  It defaults to $host, so that is what you
|> want.

Why should the behaviour change if you just make the default explicit?
This does not happen with any other default value.

Btw, the Cygnus configure script would have to be changed, but this is
probably not a bit deal.


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