[rescue] compiling GNUish software with Sun Studio 11

Joshua Boyd jdboyd at jdboyd.net
Mon Oct 23 18:49:01 CDT 2006

On Mon, Oct 23, 2006 at 07:41:04PM -0400, Patrick Giagnocavo wrote:
> I am building a new Solaris 10/x64 machine, and decided that maybe 
> using Sun's compiler would result in better performance.
> I have some programs that I usually use GCC for ... is there an easy 
> way to have autoconf's ./configure automatically pick up on and 
> generate the right options for SS11?

Usually the easiest way is to make sure that GCC isn't in the path for
autoconf to find.  For this reason I install GCC in an obscure location
and leave it out of my path by default.

Joshua D. Boyd
jdboyd at jdboyd.net

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