[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

ncurses 5.6 bug report

From: Dr Tomaž Slivnik
Subject: ncurses 5.6 bug report
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 16:13:46 +0000

1) From ./configure --help (ncurses 5.6):

  --enable-signed-char    compile with SIGWINCH handler
  --enable-sigwinch       compile with SIGWINCH handler
I do not believe the first line is correct.

2) ./configure fails when cross-compiling if ${BUILD_CC} == ${CC}. I note that on Mac OS X, when cross-compiling for a different architecture, this is precisely what I want, i.e. for BUILD_CC to be the same as CC.

I can get around this by setting CC=gcc BUILC_CC=cc (where both cc and gcc are links to the same file, in my case /usr/bin/gcc-4.0), but is this behaviour sensible? I can understand that you abort configure if BUILD_CC is undefined, but if the user over-rides it by expressly defining BUILD_CC to be the same as CC, configure should not abort.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]