[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: what am I doing wrong building 1.8?

From: Marijn Schouten (hkBst)
Subject: Re: what am I doing wrong building 1.8?
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 16:12:18 +0200
User-agent: Thunderbird (X11/20070802)

Hash: SHA1

Ludovic � wrote:
> Hi,
> "Marijn Schouten (hkBst)" <address@hidden> writes:
>> Ludovic � wrote:
>>> Strange.  I use the exact same version of `gnulib-tool' here and it
>>> finds it without any problem.  Does "test -f" return true?
>> Yes, it does.
> Then I'm clueless.  Can you somehow trace what `gnulib-tool' does?
> E.g., with "strace -f -e open,stat,stat64 gnulib-tool --update" or
> similar.
> Thanks in advance,
> Ludovic.

For some strange reason if I do that strace it succeeds a little further and
creates a configure, which later fails after all with a

config.status: error: cannot find input file:

Complete output can be found at:


Please excuse the few Gentoo-specific pieces of output.

I am using a gnulib build from the live repository. The one on the logs is
only a few days old, but todays version doesn't fix the problem. The version
it reports:

/usr/share/gnulib/gnulib-tool (GNU gnulib) 2007-07-23

is a lie.

- --
Marijn Schouten (hkBst), Gentoo Lisp project
<>, #gentoo-lisp
Version: GnuPG v2.0.6 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla -


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]