Cscope installation problem. `i686-pc-cygwin' machine not recognized

Dave & Diane
Mon Dec 28 02:07:00 GMT 2009

cygwin comes with an alternative version of cscope called mlcscope. Just 
pick it in setup and it will install for you. Its behaviour is similar 
to the sourceforge cscope. Let me know how it goes for you. I hope it 
does what you need.

(mlcscope maintainer on cygwin)

Sailor Siraj wrote:

>I am trying to install cscope-15.7a.
>when I run ./configure .. it gives me the following error
>[e@e-eff6c30cffb24 ~/cscope-15.7a]$  ./configure
>checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
>checking whether build environment is sane... yes
>checking for gawk... gawk
>checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
>checking build system type... ./config.sub: line 129: [: !=: unary
>operator expected
>Invalid configuration `i686-pc-cygwin': machine `' not recognized
>configure: error: /bin/sh ./config.sub i686-pc-cygwin failed
>any help will be appreciated.
>Sailor Siraj
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