Re: Cross-compile i386->alpha

Stefan Reinauer (
Fri, 22 May 1998 15:05:04 +0200

Tim Waugh wrote:
> I guess this isn't something that people do often, but, for whoever is
> interested:
> I get "missing separator" at arch/alpha/Makefile:35 when I do make config
> for a host i386 cross-compiling for an Alpha. The line is:
> $(shell $(AS) --version >& ./GAS_VER)

This happened on my Alpha (RH5) native, too. It is some sh/bash
and I think it happened, when I updated the pre-installed bash to
bash 2.0.2

It's sufficient to remove the &
(though I think writing &> would be better top catch stderr)


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