Bug#178289: xfree86_4.2.1-5(unstable/ia64): FTBFS: Unknown architecture
>>>>> On Sun, 26 Jan 2003 16:20:19 -0500, Branden Robinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
Branden> [debian-ia64: I do not subscribe to this list] On Fri, Jan
Branden> 24, 2003 at 07:30:43PM -0800, David Mosberger wrote:
>> If you asked me, this has Dave Miller's name written all over
>> it... ;-)
Branden> Hmmm. :)
Actually, I'm wondering whether my "theory" is holding any water: Dave
Miller is using the /emul prefix on SPARC64, so there shouldn't be any
need for this gross hack (we do the same on ia64 linux for handling
32-bit x86 objects).
Branden> Okay. It's possible that this has since been fixed in
Branden> XFree86 CVS HEAD, then. I'll check.
Let's hope so. That code definitively looked gross.