Subject: Re: abiword and solaris and popt
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Gavan Fantom <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/14/2004 18:13:41
On Tue, 14 Dec 2004, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> I tried to override the text by setting XGETTEXT and ac_cv_path_XGETTEXT,
> but I see it checks before allowing to be overridden.
> Maybe xgettext should be added to work/.tools/bin/ or maybe the configure
> script should be fixed.
> My workaround was to temporarily modify the configure to run ${XGETTEXT}
> instead of xgettext.
> (No maintainer for pkgsrc/devel/popt).
> Now that I have popt, back to building abiword ...

I get errors about not being able to find -lc when building popt on 
Solaris. My best guess so far is that it's down to trying to build 
statically. Any ideas?

(Solaris 10, in case that makes a difference)

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