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RE: Compiling libwww on Solaris 2.7

From: Gertjan van Wingerde <gertjan.van.wingerde@cmg.nl>
Date: Wed, 21 Jul 1999 10:23:19 +0200
Message-ID: <5928920B6751D211AC6800104BC2D0FEA55F75@NL-UTR-MAIL01>
To: Guy Ferran <guy.ferran@ardentsoftware.fr>, Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Cc: www-lib@w3.org
I have libwww compiled on Solaris 2.6, and everything went okay.

Based on the errors make is producing I think you should
try to use GNU make when compiling libwww.

MvG,

	Gertjan.

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Gertjan R. van Wingerde
CMG Telecommunications & Utilities B.V.
Hengelosestraat 501
Postbus 268
7500 AG Enschede
The Netherlands

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Guy Ferran [mailto:guy.ferran@ardentsoftware.fr]
> Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 1999 08:34
> To: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen
> Cc: www-lib@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Compiling libwww on Solaris 2.7
> 
> 
> Henrik,
> 
> I tried with Solaris 2.6 and I have the same problem.
> Am I the only one who tries to compile and install libwww on Solaris ?
> I'd appreciate any hint to let me go through this blocking problem.
> Thanks.
> Guy.
> 
> 
> ----
> Here is my problem again:
> 
> 
> I cannot compile libwww because the Makefiles generated by 
> automake are
> wrong. 
> I use the recommended versions of  automake (1.4),  autoconf 
> (2.13) and
> libtool (1.3.2). 
> 
> On many Makefiles, I get a wrong line, like in the following: 
> 
> gmake[4]: Entering directory 
> `/remote/jupiter1/ferran/w3c/libwww/modules/expat/xmltok' 
> Makefile:291: *** missing separator.  Stop. 
> 
> The wrong line is always: 
> 
> -include $(DEP_FILES) 
> 
> This line is in the following context: 
> 
> DEPS_MAGIC := $(shell mkdir .deps > /dev/null 2>&1 || :) 
> -include $(DEP_FILES) 
> mostlyclean-depend: 
> clean-depend: 
> distclean-depend: 
>         -rm -rf .deps 
> 
> 
> gmake distclean; aclocal; ...   does not solve the problem. 
> 
> The only message and warnings I get from autoheader are: 
> 
> configure.in:44: AC_TRY_COMPILE was called before AC_ISC_POSIX 
> configure.in:188: warning: AC_TRY_RUN called without default to allow 
> cross compiling 
> 
> Thank you for your help. 
> 
> Guy Ferran 
> -- 
> Guy Ferran
> e-mail: guy.ferran@ardentsoftware.fr
> tel: (33) 01 30 84 77 77
> fax: (33) 01 30 84 77 90
> 
Received on Wednesday, 21 July 1999 04:21:40 UTC

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