Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/converters/libiconv
To: Lubomir Sedlacik <>
From: Christian Biere <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 12/03/2006 14:57:26
Lubomir Sedlacik wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 03, 2006 at 11:20:13AM +0000, Christian Biere wrote:
> > 	pkgsrc/converters/libiconv: Makefile

> > Log Message:
> > Added c++ to USE_LANGUAGES because configure (unnecessarily) looks for
> > a working C++ preprocessor and the build breaks if there's a non-working
> > CC in PATH otherwise.
> that's bogus.  why can't you fix configure instead?

It should be fixed in autoconf. I glimpsed at configure but there were
so many references to CXX that I considered it not worth the effort
and error-prone.