Re: Patches to autoconf 2.13 for recognition of certain Alpha machines
On Fri, 11 Jun 1999, Christopher C Chimelis wrote:
> Below are some patches to autoconf 2.13 to properly detect some Alpha
> machines that are properly guessed by config.guess, but not properly
> handled by config.sub. These Alphas are now VERY common and are currently
> not autodetected, usually resulting in the configure script failing with
> an unrecognised system type error (especially when combined with libtool,
> which needs a similar patch).
For the list members: we've already incorporated parts of this patch into
the Debian packages of the above utilities. I'm going to double-check
(tonight hopefully) that they currently contain the needed patches and, if
not, file a bug report AGAIN.