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Re: debian / solaris

The error is pretty common, and doesn't necessarily mean the compiler is a
cross-compiler.  Most configure scripts will build a small program and run it to
test your compiler.  If it builds but won't run, it'll tell you you have a
cross-compiler.  In many cases it's because of things like missing libraries,
from using other build utilities that don't work with the compiler, or because
of some sort of system error.

James A Morrison wrote:

>  When I first got my Ultra 5 and was using software from sunfreeware I
> also had configure scripts indicate that gcc was a cross compiler.  After
> talking to the maintainer of sunfreeware, he concluded I must have been
> missing some development libraries from sun because gcc from sunfreeware
> is not a cross-compiler.  I don't know any more of this problem, I
> promptly switched to GNU/Linux when I had the chance.
> James Morrison
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