4.9-STABLE and m4
tjr at freebsd.org
Sun Mar 14 20:05:36 PST 2004
On Sun, Mar 14, 2004 at 04:07:11PM -0600, Joe Halpin wrote:
> I'm working with the cURL project (http://curl.haxx.se), and I setup a
> daily build on my 4.9-RELEASE machine. Things were going fine until I
> upgraded to 4.9-STABLE. At that point the daily builds started failing.
> As far as I can tell the reason for that was that /usr/bin/m4 was
> somehow different from the same version on the FSF web site. I
> downloaded and built m4 from the FSF web site and installed it in
> /usr/local/bin (which is at the beginning of my PATH) and then the build
> started working again.
> Can anyone here confirm or deny my hypothesis? Any information would be
> welcome as I'd like to understand what happened.
FreeBSD does not use GNU m4.
More information about the freebsd-stable