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Re: Problem Installing swish-e 2.4.3

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Wed Mar 16 2005 - 15:52:29 GMT
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On Wed, Mar 16, 2005 at 08:24:40AM -0600, William Branson wrote:
> Thank you for your reply.  I added 'ar' to my path, and received a 
> different set of errors. (see below).   I also tried putting gnu make in 
> the path, with similar results.  The other posts show that my problem is 
> not unique, but I don't see a conclusive fix mentioned.
> Making install in expat
> /bin/bash ../../libtool --mode=link gcc  -g -O2    -o 
> xmltok.lo xmlrole.lo xmlparse.lo  -lm
> false cru .libs/libswexpat.a .libs/xmltok.o .libs/xmlrole.o .libs/xmlparse.o

Sure looks like configure is not finding ar and replacing it with
'false'.  (I wonder why configure doesn't abort.)

Look at config.log -- maybe something will show up.  Or look how AR
is getting assigned in the actual configure script.

Bill Moseley
Received on Wed Mar 16 07:52:29 2005