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authorDan Nicholson <>2012-05-14 15:56:29 -0700
committerDan Nicholson <>2012-05-14 16:09:29 -0700
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Document cross-compiling with the bundled glib
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@@ -43,3 +43,11 @@ where it's installed in your system.
If this requirement is too cumbersome, a bundled copy of a recent glib
stable release is included. Pass --with-internal-glib to configure to
use this copy.
+If you're cross-compiling and you need to build the bundled glib, refer
+to the glib documentation for cross-compiling glib. In short, this will
+require setting some autoconf cache variables in cases where glib would
+need to run a program to determine the correct value. See the glib