cross compiling freeradius

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Oct 16 00:26:53 CEST 2020

On Oct 15, 2020, at 6:18 PM, Erich Titl <erich.titl at> wrote:
>>  libtool is a horrific 4K LoC shell script which is supposed to do cross-platform building.  It's insane.
> So it is possible that it is invoked by the cross compile instructions

  No.  What I said was that FreeRADIUS doesn't use libtool.  What I meant was "FreeRADIUS doesn't use libtool"

> Oh sure I know how to handle this. But basically I don't want to mess
> around with the code provided by the freeradius project.

  If you're editing a "configure" script to site-local changes, it's fine.  That's part of the build process.  We don't use "configure" when the server is running.

>>> mega at leafbuilder:~/leaf/devel/master-new-openssl/source/x86_64-unknown-linux-uclibc/radius/freeradius-server-3.0.21$
>>> make reconfig
>>> make: Nothing to be done for 'reconfig'.
>>  Then you didn't edit "", I think.  Or, you regenerated "configure" after editing ""
> Indeed I did using, I will then start over with a virgin
> tarball.

   As I said... don't use "".  This doesn't mean "leave the output of alone, and try to do something on top of that".  It means start over.

  Alan DeKok.

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