Subject: Re: "sh tools" fails in dependall ===> groff
To: None <>
From: Sean J. Schluntz <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/06/2003 11:08:19
>> This is strange, using "sh tools" and
>> "sh -T /usr/tools tools" I get a configure error about
>> the system requiring a working C++ compiler.
>> Any ideas what is causing this?  The src treen was anoncvs'd 
>> this morning.
>> -Sean
>A known problem in building with DESTDIR=/...  I backed out of this error 
>with the help of
>There's a lot of info about this in the above thread and others.

Thanks, turns out that the issue described in that message (and 
some of the others) were the problem I was having.  But the fix
I had to do was to unpack comp.tar.gz again and have it overwrite
the changes to the local system.  Afte that the build and install
went cleanly.