|From:||Dr. Dov Bulka|
|Subject:||it is an x86_64 machine but "configure" concludes that "Platform: i386-pc"?|
|Date:||Fri, 30 Oct 2009 12:22:23 -0700 (PDT)|
|I'm running Linux as a virtual machine in VMWare ESX server.|
The output of the "uname -a" command is
"Linux ... 2.6.18-8.el5 ... x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux"
Clearly this is an x86_64 architecture.
I downloaded GRUB2 using " ftp alpha.gnu.org". When I ran the "./configure" command, it concluded that
Is that okay? Seems like I'm starting on the wrong foot here. I'd like to be able to use Grub to bootload an x86_64 based OS.
It may be related(?) to the fact that a preceeding "./autogen.sh" did not succeed. The reply that I got from it was:
"configure.ac:147: error: possible undefined macro: AC_PROG_MKDIR_P"
|[Prev in Thread]||Current Thread||[Next in Thread]|