Why are tests in libjava/configure.host based on ${host} instead of ${target}??

Mohan Embar gnustuff@thisiscool.com
Tue Aug 5 19:53:00 GMT 2003


Hi David,

>Why are tests in libjava/configure.host based on ${host} instead of 
>${target}?

>And for that matter why is it called configure.host?  Wouldn't 
>configure.target be a better name?

Consult the next-to-last paragraph of:

http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/gccint/Configure-Terms.html

-- Mohan
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