Trouble with "test -x"

Ralf Corsepius ralf.corsepius at
Thu Mar 22 09:50:16 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-03-22 at 14:21 +0500, Alex Zolotov wrote:
> Hello, all!
> There is a following line "$as_test_x conftest$ac_exeext; then...." in
> the "checking for RTEMS newlib" section of cpukit/configure file. But
> my arm-rtems-gcc compiling programs without exec. permission, so "test
> -x" command returns FALSE and i got Rtems without Newlib :(
Are you using MinGW?

Then this is likely is

>   How can i solve this? 
Report this issue upstream - Which upstream to report this to depends on
which component doesn't set *.exe's +x.

I am not using MinGW and therefore don't know what the cause is.

Not unlikely it's a umask, a GCC bug or a MinGW one.


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