Subject: devel/cvs and ./configure.lineno: 9897: Syntax error: "!" unexpected
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 12/03/2003 17:40:16
make configure in devel/cvs reports:
checking for GSSAPI... no
./configure.lineno: 9897: Syntax error: "!" unexpected
*** Error code 2
I am not sure about that 9897 reference. Because no "!" there, but several
I don't know where the issue is. It may be related to the big patch
This is under BSD/OS 4.3.1; the sh doesn't work good enough for pkgsrc.
(So I use SH as bash.)
My fix was to do:
What about a system-wide way to handle this?
What do others do on systems with bad /bin/sh?
Or is it rare and only a problem for a few packages?
May I commit the above fix? (I aske here, since tech-pkg is the
MAINTAINER for devel/cvs.)
Or does someone know what the real problem with
Syntax error: "!" unexpected
Jeremy C. Reed