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configure: make the unsupported error message less hostile

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Mike Frysinger
Mike Frysinger committed Jan 16, 2016
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@@ -1,3 +1,8 @@
2016-01-17 Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org>

* configure.ac: Rewrite error comment and use AC_MSG_ERROR.
* configure: Regenerated.

2016-01-16 Andrew Senkevich <andrew.senkevich@intel.com>

* sysdeps/x86_64/multiarch/memcpy_chk.S: Fixed typos.
@@ -3850,9 +3850,6 @@ fi



###
### I put this here to prevent those annoying emails from people who cannot
### read and try to compile glibc on unsupported platforms. --drepper
###
### By using the undocumented --enable-hacker-mode option for configure
### one can skip this test to make the configuration not fail for unsupported
@@ -3863,13 +3860,12 @@ if test -z "$enable_hacker_mode" && test x"$libc_config_ok" != xyes; then
*-linux* | *-gnu*)
;;
*)
echo "*** The GNU C library is currently not available for this platform."
echo "*** So far nobody cared to port it and if there is no volunteer it"
echo "*** might never happen. So, if you have interest to see glibc on"
echo "*** this platform visit"
echo "*** http://www.gnu.org/software/libc/porting.html"
echo "*** and join the group of porters"
exit 1
as_fn_error $? "
*** The GNU C library is currently unavailable for this platform.
*** If you are interested in seeing glibc on this platform visit
*** the \"How to submit a new port\" in the wiki:
*** https://sourceware.org/glibc/wiki/HomePage#Development
*** and join the community!" "$LINENO" 5
;;
esac
fi
@@ -578,9 +578,6 @@ AC_SUBST(add_ons)
AC_SUBST(add_on_subdirs)


###
### I put this here to prevent those annoying emails from people who cannot
### read and try to compile glibc on unsupported platforms. --drepper
###
### By using the undocumented --enable-hacker-mode option for configure
### one can skip this test to make the configuration not fail for unsupported
@@ -591,13 +588,12 @@ if test -z "$enable_hacker_mode" && test x"$libc_config_ok" != xyes; then
*-linux* | *-gnu*)
;;
*)
echo "*** The GNU C library is currently not available for this platform."
echo "*** So far nobody cared to port it and if there is no volunteer it"
echo "*** might never happen. So, if you have interest to see glibc on"
echo "*** this platform visit"
echo "*** http://www.gnu.org/software/libc/porting.html"
echo "*** and join the group of porters"
exit 1
AC_MSG_ERROR([
*** The GNU C library is currently unavailable for this platform.
*** If you are interested in seeing glibc on this platform visit
*** the "How to submit a new port" in the wiki:
*** https://sourceware.org/glibc/wiki/#Development
*** and join the community!])
;;
esac
fi

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