Linux based cross-toolchain

Miah Gregory miah at
Mon Feb 11 03:40:04 PST 2002

In message <a28116074b.peter at>
          Peter Naulls <peter at> wrote:

> In message <32f615074b.miah at>
>           Miah Gregory <miah at> wrote:

> > Apologies if this has been asked before, but I downloaded the toolchain
> > from the ftp site, and tried to install it on an x86 machine running
> > debian potato. However, I failed at the first step; running autoconf
> > or autoheader both fail with the following message:

> > warning: AC_TRY_RUN called without default to allow cross compiling

> > Does anyone have any ideas as to why this is happening?

> Yes, because of the reason given in the warning message :-)


> The warning is of no consequence; however it is a little disconcerting
> to those not entirely familiar with configure, and should perhaps be
> fixed.

Ah ok. I'll try following the instructions through to completion, and see
how it gets on.


Miah Gregory, Software Engineer, Picsel Technologies Ltd

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