Re: Minor compile problems with glibc_2.2.5-14.3
On Wednesday 20 November 2002 22:36, Jeff Bailey wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 20, 2002 at 10:32:03PM +0100, Dietmar Nusch wrote:
> > I found two missing build-dependencies in the glibc_2.2.5-14.3 package:
> > 1) I had to upgrade the patch tool to version 2.5.4-11
> > 2) I had to upgrade the autoconf tool to version 2.54-2
> There's nothing in glibc that should require autoconf.
Hm. With the older autoconf (autoconf_2.53-2_all.deb) I ended up somewhere
with an "No rule to make target ..." error. After upgrading this did no
> What fails to work with patch? The patch files have been used for quite
> a long time and there's nothing in there that should have a hard
If I remember correctly, it was in one of the hurd related patches.
I'm sorry, I don't have the build logs from the failed compile runs anymore.
Maybe I shopuld try again after downgrading back to the suspicious versions,
so I can post the exact error messages...
> I suspect your system is misconfigured somehow.
Probably, yes. It is (was) a potato system, upgraded partially to woody. But
that's exactly why I think that detailed package version numbers in the
dependecies would help me: upgrade only where it is needed.
Thanks so far,