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Re: PATCH: Configure x86_64 in sysdeps/x86_64/preconfigure
> I need to set machine, libc_cv_slibdir and libc_cv_localedir properly
> for both x86-64 and x32. For x86-64, machine should be x86_64/64
> and for x32, machine should be x86_64/x32 so that proper sysdeps
> directories will be used. That leaves libc_cv_slibdir and libc_cv_localedir.
> Should they be set in sysdeps/x86_64/preconfigure or
machine belongs in preconfigure. Nothing else does.
Send an independent change just for that.
The existing code for setting slibdir and localedir is in
sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/configure. There it has common cases that apply to
several 64-bit machines. For localedir, that common case still applies to
x32. So I think the right things to do are:
1. Separate the logic in sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/configure so that
it still handles localedir even if slibdir is already set.
2. Make that match x86_64* rather than just x86_64.
3. Add sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/x86_64/x32/configure with similar logic
for setting slibdir/libdir to the x32 names.
#1 can be its own patch.
#2 and #3 can go together in one patch, or be two separate patches.