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Re: gdb: "error: no usable dependency style found"
On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 07:50:52PM +0000, David Holland wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 01:35:17PM -0500, David Young wrote:
> > On Thu, Dec 15, 2011 at 11:58:14AM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > > trying to build a cross-gdb targetting amd64 (with build.sh -V
> > > on a linux host, I get:
> > > checking for _FILE_OFFSET_BITS value needed for large files... no
> > > checking for cc option to accept ANSI C... none needed
> > > checking dependency style of cc... none
> > > configure: error: no usable dependency style found
> > > *** [configure-gdb] Error code 1
> > >
> > > this used to work, I think it's related to the recent gdb update.
> > > Any idea ?
> > I just stumbled on this today. I'm building 6.0 RC1 on a Linux host.
> > Besides building w/o MKCROSSGDB=yes, are any workarounds/fixes known?
> The only way to debug/deal with crap like this is to wade through what
> the configure script is actually trying to run.
A quick look in gdb-7.5 says the macro is in gdb/gnulib/aclocal.m4
# See how the compiler implements dependency checking.
# NAME is "CC", "CXX", "GCJ", or "OBJC".
# We try a few techniques and use that to set a single cache variable.
I suppose it may be that ./depcomp isn't found... Any clues in config.log?
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