Re: STILL trying to build on OS X 10.0.4

Subject: Re: STILL trying to build on OS X 10.0.4
From: Hubert Figuiere (
Date: Wed Aug 08 2001 - 15:57:37 CDT

According to John Buell <>:
> Okay if I'm understanding this now, I copy one of the
> scripts to, based on which version of autoconf I'm running
> (2.13 in my case), run autoconf, then I'm supposed to be able to run
> ./configure and then make. autoconf gives me no problems, but when I run
> ./configure, I get this as a result:
> loading cache ./config.cache
> configure: error: can not find install-sh or in ac-helpers
> ./ac-helpers
> Did I somehow manage to miss downloading a file while doing CVS updates?

My fault. The steps require doing
        ./; ./configure; make
But ./ require automake which is not in MacOS X.... (I don't
know why, but it is missing). You just need to download and install it,
either by taking the original package or using Fink.

I'll update the BUILD.TXT accordingly.


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