From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-12-13 22:48:07
Brad Howes <howes_at_[hidden]> writes:
> On Dec 13, 2006, at 9:07 AM, Matthias Troyer wrote:
> OK, but you also need the host OS since
> % ~/concepts/bin/gcc --version
> gcc (GCC) 4.1.1 (Indiana University ConceptGCC alpha 4)
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> does not tell you that it is MacOS X
> But that version does not work on Mac OS X, right?
Yes it does.
> For all Apple-supplied GCC tools, I bet you
> will always find "Apple Computer" or even just 'darwin' in it:
It's not apple-supplied.
Fortunately (?), though, we don't really do cross-compilation, so
detecting the target OS is as trivial as detecting the host OS.
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