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Jones Desougi <email@example.com> writes:
>> For mainline, I think it would be better if you cut us over to
>> plain AC_CHECK_SIZEOF, which works correctly when cross-compiling in
>> autoconf 2.5x.
> That isn't a simple one line fix though. :-)
Yes, well, mainline is the place for not-simple-one-line-fixes.
Although, we are on the threshold of stage 3 of development, so this
might be better held for 3.6.
Does this bug cause any problems in mainline?
> A brief glance suggests that it may not be that much more, but that
> there are subtle differences in behaviour. Interestingly enough,
> libjava and fastjar appears to have moved in the other direction in
> 2002, for the latter as part of cross-compiling support.
In 2002 we were still using autoconf 2.13, which didn't support cross
compilation nearly as well.