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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2007 2:27 pm    Post subject: [SOLVED] *-sharp-2.8.2 fails to compile on amd64 (stable) Reply with quote

UPDATE: ok, seems the answer popped up elsewhere

pielgrzym wrote:
johnnymac, try emerging it with older automake:

WANT_AUTOMAKE=1.9 emerge gtk-sharp

It worked for me ;)

I'm not exactly the guru, so I'd sure like to know how to find out which packages in stable I have to emerge with an older version of automake 8O

Emerging gnome for amd64 failed telling me "Failed to run automake".
It gave me the same after emerge -uD --newuse world and revdep-rebuild even (which shows nothing).

So trying:


These are the packages that would be merged, in order:

Calculating dependencies... done!
[ebuild  N    ] dev-dotnet/gtk-sharp-2.8.2  USE="-doc" 0 kB

fails with the following message:


 * Running aclocal ...                                                    [ ok ]
 * Running libtoolize --copy --force --automake ...                       [ ok ]
 * Running aclocal ...                                                    [ ok ]
 * Running autoconf ...                                                   [ ok ]
 * Running autoheader ...                                                 [ ok ]
 * Running automake --add-missing --copy ...                              [ !! ]

 * Failed Running automake !
 * Include in your bugreport the contents of:
 *   /var/tmp/portage/gtk-sharp-2.8.2/temp/automake-18628.out

!!! ERROR: dev-dotnet/gtk-sharp-2.8.2 failed.
Call stack:, line 1546:   Called dyn_unpack, line 708:   Called src_unpack
  gtk-sharp-2.8.2.ebuild, line 51:   Called eautoreconf
  autotools.eclass, line 94:   Called eautomake
  autotools.eclass, line 195:   Called autotools_run_tool 'automake' '--add-miss
ing' '--copy'
  autotools.eclass, line 256:   Called die

!!! Failed Running automake !
!!! If you need support, post the topmost build error, and the call stack if rel

My make.conf:

CFLAGS="-march=athlon64 -O2 -pipe"

USE="aac amr beagle emacs glitz java mono mozbranding moznocompose moznoirc
     moznomail mozsvg mplayer nas nntp nvidia real realmedia samba tcl theora
     usb vnc wma xvid -arts -esd -kde -qt3 -qt4"
VIDEO_CARDS="nvidia vesa vmware nv"
LINGUAS="en nl"

I have no custom settings in /etc/portage.
Any ideas as to why this is happening?
Should anyone want, I have the autoheader,autoconf, automake logs from the failing emerge.

Thanks a bunch,
can't wait to get going again with tomboy!


PS: mono is already installed & working at version

[ebuild   R   ] dev-lang/mono-  USE="X nptl" 0 kB
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2007 10:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moved from Desktop Environments to Duplicate Threads in favour of the above mentioned thread. Please also see e.g. bug 161410. There are a few similar bugs.
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