"build_alias" again in cygwin

Scott Newell newell at cei.net
Fri Aug 27 13:00:02 UTC 2004

At 11:16 PM 8/26/2004 , Ralf Corsepius wrote:
>> configure: error: invalid variable name: build_alias
>... I see symptoms of one of my favorite suspects ... ;)
>Can you please send me the <srcdir>/cpukit/libmisc/configure script of
>the source tree that you had used when building?

Absolutely.  It's ~148k, so I'll attach it to a private email rather that
clutter the list.

>> rtems-4.6/bin
>Same comment as to Steve H.: This should be 

Sorry, I missed that.  Will modify and try again.  BTW, the docs at:

are wrong...

>> cygwin                  1.5.5-1            OK
>AFAIK, this version is known to be problematic, but, as mentioned
>before, I am not using Cygwin, so I don't know for sure.

I'll keep that in mind if the path reorder doesn't fix it.

>> What else can I do to narrow down the cause?
>I'd be highly interested in seeing your
><sourcedir>/cpukit/libmisc/configure, after the breakdown has occurred.

Coming up...


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