Subject: Re: problems building xmlcatmgr
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/30/2006 13:05:22
On Sun, 30 Apr 2006 18:29:31 +0200, "Julio M. Merino Vidal"
> On 4/30/06, Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Building under pkg_comp, both host and target systems running 3.0/i386,
> > using pkgsrc HEAD:
> > ===> Creating toolchain wrappers for xmlcatmgr-2.2nb1
> > ===> Configuring for xmlcatmgr-2.2nb1
> > configure: error: expected an absolute directory name for --sysconfdir:
> > *** Error code 1
> > Unfortunately, because I was using pkg_comp, I don't have a work directory
> > from which I can get log files.
> It looks like as if you have something in your pkg_comp setup that
> breaks the definition of the sysconfdir. What do you have in the
> PKG_SYSCONFBASE variable in the pkg_comp configuration file?
The null string.
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb