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Re: problems with expat

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 26 Feb 1999 20:08:02 -0500
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To: Raffaele Sena <raff@nuvomedia.com>, www-lib <www-lib@w3.org>
At 15:46 2/26/99 -0800, Raffaele Sena wrote:

>First, and this I'm not sure it's really a libwww/expat problem, but
>I never had it with any other package, libtool (aarrrgh!!! libtool again!)
>does not seem to like '~' in $PATH. My $PATH was like
>and this made libtool crashing when installing expat (as if ~ was changed
>into a newline in one of the regular expression where $PATH is used). I
>changed ~/bin into /home/raff/bin and everything went fine from there.

I forwarded this to the libtool folks - they are normally very resonsive.

>Second, the installation for expat only install the libraries but not
>the include files. And HTXML.h includes xmlparse.h (for XML_Parsers ?).
>I manually copied xmlparse.h in /usr/local/include and that did the trick.

I have added that to be xmlparse makefile - the xmlparse.h file should be
installed now.


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Friday, 26 February 1999 20:08:07 UTC

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