Subject: Re: libiconv on Solaris 9/x86: libtool or tool ooops?
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jonathan Groll <email@example.com>
Date: 07/26/2007 12:09:05
On Thu, Jul 26, 2007 at 11:34:27AM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> trying to build pkgsrc/converters/libiconv on Solaris 9/x86, I get the
> error below. Libtool was freshly rebuilt, gcc is V3.3.1 externally
> installed (not via pkgsrc), 'ld' is from binutils installed via pkgsrc).
> I've made sure libtool is freshly installed.
> Is there anything I can do to fix that build error, or is this a pkgsrc
I think the problem is "binutils installed via pkgsrc", from the pkgsrc
guide (which you yourself wrote):
"Please note that the use of GNU binutils on Solaris is not supported,
as of June 2006."
I encountered a similar problem recently on opensolaris (nevada, build
66,sparc) and could be remedied by rebuilding libtool with the following in
my mk.conf for good measure:
USE_TOOLS+= ar nm ranlib