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Re: config problem?

From: <jose.kahan@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 8 Aug 2000 10:32:06 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <200008080832.KAA05348@tuvalu.inrialpes.fr>
To: erikw@lineo.com
CC: Phil Reardon <pcr@pinnatel.net>, www-lib@w3.org
Hello Erik,

In our previous episode, erikw@lineo.com said:
> 
> I have errors in confuring as well, but do not recieve a ./configure in the
> tarball I downloaded; I get...

I think you're talking about the CVS snapshot tarball, as the distribution
tarball does have a configure.
> 
> aclocal: configure.in: 39: macro `AM_PROG_LIBTOOL' not found in library
> 
> ... when I try to generate a configure script.
> 
> I think it may have to do with bleeding edge autoconf features.  Can anyone
> point me to a version of libwww sources that will work with autoconf 2.13?
> 2.14 (etc.) seems very unstable right now.

autoconf 2.14 is not an official release. I set up some info on:

	http://www.w3.org/Library/cvs.html

I also listed the versions of autoconf and automake that I'm using currently
to compile it without problems.

It would be nice if we can understand why this problem comes coming back. I 
it may be more an installation problem.

My autoconf, automake, and libtool come from the RPM and DEB distribution
packages.

-Jose
Received on Tuesday, 8 August 2000 04:32:13 GMT

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