Subject: Re: glib2/gettext problem
To: Bernhard Riedel <bernhard@SDG.DE>
From: Marc Baudoin <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/27/2004 18:20:19
Bernhard Riedel <bernhard@SDG.DE> écrit :
> I can't build devel/glib2 because of something that looks like a gettext
>  problem.
> beast# cd /usr/pkgsrc/devel/glib2
> beast# make
> [...]
> checking if -liconv is needed to use gettext... 
> checking for dcgettext in -lintl... no
> configure: error:
> *** You must have either have gettext support in your C library, or use the
> *** GNU gettext library. (

Just had the same problem on several machines.  The only clue I
have is that it only happens on systems on which I just upadted
Perl to 5.8.5nb3. glib2 compiles fine on systems with