new binutils broken for amd64

Sean McNeil sean at
Thu Jun 17 05:03:32 GMT 2004

On Wed, 2004-06-16 at 20:13, Sean McNeil wrote:
> I believe that most likely there is a config.guess issue here.  It would
> appear that the linker isn't setting
> NATIVE=yes
> for freebsd/amd64.  These should be set when host and target are the
> same.  This is causing all sorts of compilation problems.

Actually, this appears to be a problem with the make mechanism.

If I do

make buildworld && make installworld

it creates an improper ld.  If I do

cd /usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/binutils/ld
make clean
make install

Then I get an ld that works properly.

Very odd.

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