default target architecture not set

Mike Frysinger
Wed Mar 11 22:28:00 GMT 2009

On Wednesday 11 March 2009 18:00:12 JohnT wrote:
> Here's a recreation of the build error I encountered on first trying to
> build glibc-2.9, etc. The build ended with this error message. I learned
> by private email that including the -march=i686 compiler flag would fix
> the problem and enable the build to proceed.
> Configuring first without any architecture setting,
> ../glibc-2.9/./configure --prefix=/usr --enable-all-warnings

you need to use --host=$desiredhost

i686-pc-linux-gnu in this case
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