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bug #65483: Fail to build on new architectures like RISC-V due to outdated config.{guess,sub}.

Submitter:  phanium <phanium>
Submitted:  Tue 19 Mar 2024 08:39:03 AM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Tue 19 Mar 2024 08:39:03 AM UTC, original submission:  

Current releases contain config.guess and config.sub that dates from 2003, which does not recognize many new architectures like RISC-V.

Raw error log is attached below:
checking build system type... ./config.guess: unable to guess system type

This script, last modified 2003-05-19, has failed to recognize
the operating system you are using. It is advised that you
download the most up to date version of the config scripts from


If the version you run (./config.guess) is already up to date, please
send the following data and any information you think might be
pertinent to <config-patches@gnu.org> in order to provide the needed
information to handle your system.

config.guess timestamp = 2003-05-19

uname -m = riscv64
uname -r = 6.7.6-arch1-1
uname -s = Linux
uname -v = #1 SMP PREEMPT_DYNAMIC Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:31:48 +0000

/usr/bin/uname -p = unknown
/bin/uname -X     =

hostinfo               =
/bin/universe          =
/usr/bin/arch -k       =
/bin/arch              =
/usr/bin/oslevel       =
/usr/convex/getsysinfo =

UNAME_RELEASE = 6.7.6-arch1-1
UNAME_VERSION = #1 SMP PREEMPT_DYNAMIC Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:31:48 +0000
configure: error: cannot guess build type; you must specify one

phanium <phanium>


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