installing ifc on AMD Athlon

Miguel Teodoro mteodoro at
Thu Jan 31 08:41:23 PST 2002

The problem is in line 37 of the install script. To solve this you can
replace i386 by whatever you get when you type 'echo $HOSTTYPE' at the

Hope this helps,

Eduardo Melione Abreu wrote:
> (sorry about copies)
> Hi,
> I installed ifc (v. 5.0.01) on AMD K6-II 450mhz with Linux Slackware 7.1,
> 8.0, and Red Hat 7.1 (all with 2.2.19 kernel). The compiler works fine.
> So, I tryed to install ifc on AMD Athlon 900mhz, with Linux Slackware
> 8.0 (2.2.19 kernel). When I execute "./install", this message returns:
> "RPM shows no Intel packages as installed.
> This install doesn't recognize your computer's hardware architecture."
> Do anybody have any idea about what is wrong?
> (The previous messages tell success using ifc and AMD Athlon.)
> Thanks,
> Eduardo Melione.
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