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Re: Autoconf does not support cross compilation.

From: Eric Blake
Subject: Re: Autoconf does not support cross compilation.
Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2017 21:28:41 -0600
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On 03/09/2017 09:20 PM, R0b0t1 wrote:
> Per my reasoning in those bug reports, my suggestion is to provide
> another way to pass information to the configuration script.

Such a mechanism already exists: cache variables, that you can override
either on the command line (./configure xx_foo=value) or in config.site,
assuming that the configure script is properly written to honor the
cached variable values, particularly when cross-compiling.

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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