Subject: Re: problem installing php4-xslt from pkgsrc
To: Robert Cates <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/06/2005 15:05:27
On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 10:52:39PM +0200, Robert Cates wrote:

> Hi,
> I can't seem to install the php4-xslt extension, even though Sablotron and 
> iconv are installed.  Any ideas how I can get this to build/install? 
> Following is the error I get from the 'make' process.  I've had a look at 
> both config.log and .work.log, but they don't tell me anything.
> checking for gawk... /usr/bin/awk
> checking whether to enable xslt support... yes, shared
> checking for XSLT Sablotron backend... /usr/pkg
> checking for libexpat dir for Sablotron XSL support... /usr/pkg
> checking for iconv dir for Sablotron XSL support... no
> checking for JavaScript for Sablotron XSL support... no
> checking for sablot-config... found
> checking for Sablotron version... >= 0.96
> configure: error: iconv not found. To build sablotron you need the iconv 
> library.
> *** Error code 1

what platform is this?

the autoconf config.log should reveal why it isn't finding libiconv...