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Re: Bug#368012: mingw crosscompilation broken with autoconf-2.59.cvs.200
Re: Bug#368012: mingw crosscompilation broken with autoconf-2.59.cvs.2006.05.13-1
Wed, 31 May 2006 14:06:53 +0200
On Fri, May 26, 2006 at 07:26:41PM +0200, Ralf Wildenhues wrote:
> > > +# ... We should not override ac_cv_exeext if it was
> > > +# cached, so that the user can short-circuit this test for compilers
> > > +# unknown to Autoconf.
... but it would be better if this override were done by assigning
EXEEXT on the configure line, not by assigning ac_cv_exeext.
Of course I'm against any change to this fragile code before the
release, but I think that the current hack should not be documented.
Thus I propose to remove a tiny fraction of Ralf's work, see the
(I apologize that I haven't noticed it earlier.)