Re: Configure failures on ia64 with libxml2 check.
Don't know how it's working elsewhere, but this fixed the problem
--- configure.old Tue Nov 20 09:54:36 2001
+++ configure Tue Nov 20 09:52:51 2001
@@ -6719,6 +6719,7 @@
The compile was producing seg faults because strdup() wasn't declared.
Daniel Kobras wrote:
> I'm the Debian maintainer of glame, and I see the package having trouble
> on ia64. The latest autobuilds of the package all failed during the
> configure phase, specifically when checking for recent enough xml libs.
> Cf. eg.
> The build log always ends like this:
> checking for xml2-config... /usr/bin/xml2-config
> checking for libxml - version >= 2.0.0... no
> checking for xml-config... no
> checking for libxml - version >= 1.8.0... no
> *** The xml-config script installed by libxml could not be found
> *** If libxml was installed in PREFIX, make sure PREFIX/bin is in
> *** your path, or set the XML_CONFIG environment variable to the
> *** full path to xml-config.
> configure: error: You need at least libxml 1.8.0 to run glame!
> A recent enough xml2, however, is installed according to the logs:
> Setting up libxml2-dev (2.4.8-1) ...
> This suggests there's something wrong with the xml2 version check. I've
> already included a small fix to the check from glame's devel branch, but
> to no avail. Now, as glame builds fine on every other arch, this leaves
> me rather puzzled. Could someone with access to an ia64 machine please
> provide me with more details to this bug than what I see from the build
> logs? Specifically I'd be interested in the output from
> xml2-config --version, xml2-config --cflags, and xml2-config --libs.
> The final lines of config.log after an unsuccessful build would be
> interesting as well. Any help appreciated.
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