[Solved] RE: /usr/ports/devel/gettext will not build from ports on 5.4-Release?

W C woodycarey at hotmail.com
Tue May 10 20:03:40 PDT 2005

Do not build examples and this port will build and install.

>From: "W C" <woodycarey at hotmail.com>
>To: freebsd-stable at freebsd.org
>Subject: /usr/ports/devel/gettext will not build from ports on 5.4-Release?
>Date: Tue, 10 May 2005 15:43:06 -0700
>Hi all,
>My assumption here is that this should "just work" on a fresh 5.4-R box 
>installed from CD.
>I installed the kern-developer configuration, stressed tested the system by 
>rebuilding the stock kernel, and then dove happily into the ports tree.
>Fresh install off of cd burnt from ISO image.  I checked the md5 sum on the 
>.iso before I burnt it to cd.  Lots of ports are failing to build, due to 
>being dependent on gettext.
>Here is the error from the gettext build:
>Making all in gettext-tools
>make  all-recursive
>Making all in intl
>Making all in lib
>/bin/sh /usr/local/bin/libtool15 --mode=link cc  -O -pipe   
>-L/usr/local/lib -o libgettextlib.la -rpath /usr/local/lib -release 0.14.1  
>../intl/libintl.la -L/usr/local/lib -liconv -R/usr/local/lib 
>-L/usr/local/lib -liconv -R/usr/local/lib -no-undefined allocsa.lo 
>argmatch.lo backupfile.lo  addext.lo basename.lo c-ctype.lo classpath.lo 
>closeout.lo  copy-file.lo csharpcomp.lo csharpexec.lo error.lo  
>error-progname.lo execute.lo fatal-signal.lo findprog.lo  fstrcmp.lo 
>full-write.lo fwriteerror.lo gcd.lo getopt.lo  getopt1.lo hash.lo 
>javacomp.lo javaexec.lo linebreak.lo  mbswidth.lo obstack.lo concatpath.lo 
>pipe-bidi.lo pipe-in.lo  pipe-out.lo progname.lo progreloc.lo safe-read.lo  
>safe-write.lo sh-quote.lo stpncpy.lo strtoul.lo tmpdir.lo  wait-process.lo 
>xmalloc.lo xstrdup.lo xallocsa.lo xerror.lo  xreadlink.lo xsetenv.lo 
>localcharset.lo getline.lo getndelim2.lo canonicalize.lo
>libtool15: link: `javaexec.lo' is not a valid libtool object
>*** Error code 1
>Stop in /usr/ports/devel/gettext/work/gettext-0.14.1/gettext-tools/lib.
>*** Error code 1
>What incredibly stupid thing can I be doing wrong here on such a fresh 
>-RELEASE box?
>Woody Carey
>P.S.  Please don't say "cvsup ports tree", or "upgrade to -STABLE".  I do 
>believe 5.4-R dropped _yesterday_, and for something so "fresh", things 
>should "just work".  Peace.
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