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Re: Compilation Problem.

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 23 Jan 1999 20:19:30 -0500
To: www-lib@w3.org
Message-ID: <36AA7522.F3BB6F23@w3.org>
To: Will Edgington <wedgingt@mercury2.garlic.com>

Will Edgington wrote:
> John Punin writes:
>    I got this error message:
>    aclocal: configure.in: 37: macro `AM_PROG_LIBTOOL' not found in library
>    3)./configure
>    4) make
>    cd . && aclocal
>    aclocal: configure.in: 37: macro `AM_PROG_LIBTOOL' not found in library
>    make: *** [aclocal.m4] Error 1
> I was getting the same errors on my RedHat Linux (then v5.1) Pentium,
> when libtool was not installed and again after I installed it in my
> bin rather than the usual system-wide location.  Now that I have v5.2
> installed and libtool is in the typical system-wide location, I do not
> get these errors; I just verified this with the current version
> available via CVS.
> However, I'm now getting a new problem related to libtool, during
> ./configure:

I now see what is wrong - the ltconfig and ltmain.sh scripts in the
libwww/config folder had to be updated to libtool 1.2. I have now
committed them to the CVS repository. Try and do a cvs update and rerun
the compilation procedure described at


It you still have problems then you can try a

	make distclean

and then retry.

Received on Saturday, 23 January 1999 20:19:34 UTC

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