[cygnus.gas2] binutils bug: config.guess

Ben Elliston bje@cygnus.com
Sun Apr 4 23:33:00 GMT 1999


> That is irrelevant.  The question is:  Is it likely to fail on
> *Linux* systems, since (as far as I can tell) those are the only
> ones that will be running ld?

True; although, for instance, my ld is not in /usr/bin.  My ld is in
/usr/local/bin, and /usr/bin/ld will report the wrong executable format.
The point I was trying to make is that the script should be using the PATH
to pick up the user's choice of tools in as many circumstances as
possible.

> Or just do:
> 	(cd /; ld)
> Remember: (CMD) runs CMD in a sub-shell.

Silly me.  Thanks,

Ben




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