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Re: Which is it -pc- or -unknown-
On 10/20/2017 11:24 AM, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> On 2017-10-20 08:28, cyg Simple wrote:
>> On 10/19/2017 4:33 PM, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
>>> 2) the output of config.guess is a default and does NOT reflect, or need
>>> to match, our chosen triplet. There is nothing to fix in config.guess.
>> Fine, it doesn't have to match, why don't you want it to?
> Because there is no correlation, is completely normal, and therefore no
> need to special case Cygwin.
What is *normal* about it? Just because other's do it? I gave
scenarios in the mail which you elided from your response which give
credence to a reason to change it.
There is nothing that is *normal* in any scenario of config.guess. It
is what the maintainers decide. You've not given a reason for the
decision to make the *default* not match the *chosen* vendor. You just
stand on the podium of unreason to state something as normal that has no
merit in being normal. Doing so doesn't make Cygwin a special case.
Yes, I can override the default, but I shouldn't have to is my reasoning
of normal. In my sense of reasoning the normal should be the *default*
matching the *chosen*. Why is it different? Give a reason not just
some lame excuse.
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