Henry christenson exvor0 at
Wed Mar 29 15:03:49 PST 2006

On 3/29/06, Dan Nicholson <dbn.lists at> wrote:
> On 3/29/06, Henry christenson <exvor0 at> wrote:
> >
> > after applying the patch to glib-1.2.10
> > ./configure --prefix=/usr
> > <normal stuff>
> > checking host system type... Invalid configureation
> > 'x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu': Machine 'x86_64-unknown' not recongnized
> BLFS is not tested on x86_64, so don't expect everything will work
> there for you.  If you're lucky, someone else has put info on the Wiki
> concerning non-x86 arches or mutilib.
> > checkeing build system type... Invalid configuration
> > 'x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu' : machine 'x86_64-unknown' not recognized
> One concern is that glib-1.2.10 has long since been maintained.  I may
> be wrong here, but you may just have to replace config.guess and
> config.sub with more recent ones.  Unpack your binutils tarball and
> copy config.guess and config.sub over the ones in glib-1.2.10.  In
> fact, you should keep these files handy because this situation may
> arise again.
> That's all the help I can provide because I don't have an x86_64.
> --
> Dan
> P.S.  Please don't top post.
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Ahh yes i found that after digging around a little into this issue.
Thanks for the help tho and top post sorry gmail does that when quick

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