Subject: Re: Check for "test ... == ..." in configure scripts
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Christian Biere <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/17/2006 20:20:43
David Howland wrote:
> net/kismet is now broken on my netbsd 3.1 system. It will not
> configure. All I had to do to get it to build properly was to re-add
> the "==" that the new patches had removed in favor of "=". Once the
> tests were returned to normal, the package built fine. Were these
> changes tested at all before they were imported? Perhaps they work on
> 4.0, I dont know, but this sure gave me a real "WTF?" moment today.
That seems to indicate the logic of the test case is inverted. You
could replace '#! /bin/sh' with '#! /usr/pkg/bin/bash' to see
whether it makes any difference.