[arch-general] Preferred CHOST

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at rocketmail.com
Tue Nov 4 22:32:15 UTC 2014

On Tue, 4 Nov 2014 19:21:24 +0100
Andreas Radke <andyrtr at archlinux.org> wrote:
> I remember
> some packages that strictly needed this generic CHOST variable to be
> able to compile out of the box. Any customized naming made them fail
> to pass configure.

OK, so it perhaps should be the default for CHOST, but for packages such
as Claws mail --build=$(uname -m)-arch-linux-gnu should be ok, while
CHOST still could be as it is.

2 Cents,

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