Subject: pkg/32955: hobbitmon package exits configure when using bash as shell
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/28/2006 21:20:01
>Synopsis: hobbitmon package exits configure when using bash as shell
>Arrival-Date: Tue Feb 28 21:20:00 +0000 2006
The net/hobbitmon package from pkgsrc exits configure when using bash as /bin/sh shell - this is the case with Slackware Linux. The problematic part of the configure script looks like:
(the hash signs are actually injected by patch-ae).
Try to install hobbitmon from pkgsrc on with bash as /bin/sh.
comment out also the ``else'' with patch-ae:
--- configure.orig 2005-01-23 14:15:22.000000000 +0100
+++ configure 2006-02-28 22:08:55.000000000 +0100
@@ -216,9 +216,9 @@
if test $? -eq 0
echo "Found passwd entry for user $USERDATA"
- echo "FAILURE: The user $BBUSER does not exist. Create user and try again."
- exit 1
+# echo "FAILURE: The user $BBUSER does not exist. Create user and try again."
+# exit 1
echo ""; echo ""