Problems building devel/gobject-introspection

Ruslan Mahmatkhanov cvs-src at
Fri Aug 26 11:42:18 UTC 2011

Peter Jeremy wrote on 26.08.2011 09:05:
> I am having problems building devel/gobject-introspection on one
> 9.0-BETA1 host.  I can build it without problems on 8.2 and another
> 9.0-BETA1 box.  In all cases, I'm using gcc and amd64.  The failure
> is:


> Note that if I go to the work directory and run gmake, the error
> changes to:
> UnicodeDecodeError: 'utf8' codec can't decode byte 0x81 in position 74: invalid start byte
> Since this only happens on one box, it's presumably something I've done
> but I'm not sure what.  Google hasn't helped.  Does anyone have any
> ideas on where to start looking?

Locale-specific issue? What locale do you use in your building shell?
Yesterday i had continue moving to new hdd and gobject-introspection 
built fine for me (C locale).


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