After the configure script is run you can go into config.status and
change it from i?345o86-unknown-linux to i?345o86-linux.
>GNU things (gcc, binutils) install as i486-unknown-linux by default, but
>some of the precompiled binaries that are available are set up as
>i486-linux. This has caused a little bit of pain for me. It seems to me
>that we should standardize on i486-linux for ELF and i486-linuxaout for
>a.out. This would mean getting FSF to change the canonical names for
>linux systems. Any thoughts? I couldn't find anything in the fsstnd