Subject: Re: problem with gettext-tools in autoconf-link-lib/configure
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 04/03/2007 00:21:24
On Mon, Apr 02, 2007 at 06:29:00PM -0400, Blair Sadewitz wrote:
> When building this on NetBSD-current/i386, if I have
> PREFER_PKGSRC="iconv gettext" defined, building gettext-tools fails
> because of an inresolved symbol in in
> autoconf-link-lib/configure.  I can't figure out why this is
> happening. :(

In short: you'll run into lots of issues with gettext from pkgsrc on
NetBSD due to missing positional argument support in *printf. In other
words, you are pretty much on your own.