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Re: U/WIN host


On Tue, May 21, 2002 at 04:17:11PM +0300, Momchil Velikov wrote:
>Out of curiosity, why is the following excerpt from gcc/confgiure.in.
>What is the difference to using, e.g., Solaris or any other
>proprietary OS as a host platform ?
>
>case "${host}" in
>*-*-uwin*)
>  AC_MSG_ERROR([
>*** UWIN may not be used as a host platform because
>*** linking with posix.dll is not allowed by the GNU GPL])
>  ;;

Check the mailing list archives for the discussion of the rationale
for this behavior.

cgf


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