"make uninstall" error

Nicolas Goutte nicolasg at snafu.de
Sun Dec 25 11:37:01 GMT 2005

On Sunday 25 December 2005 01:04, Gary Cramblitt wrote:
> When attempting to "make uninstall" branches/KDE/3.5/kdevelop, I'm getting
> the following error.  The attached patch fixes (add space before
> continuation character).  This same problem exists in
> branches/KDE/3.5/kde-common/admin/Doxyfile.am and probably several other
> places.  Anybody else experiencing this or is it something with my system?
> make[2]: Entering directory
> `/home/share/src/kde/branches/KDE/3.5/build/kdevelop/lib/util'
> ...
> /bin/sh: -c: line 5: syntax error near unexpected token `then'
> /bin/sh: -c: line 5: `  if test
> -d /home/share/kde-unstable/share/doc/HTML/en/kdevelop-apidocs; then \'
> make[2]: *** [uninstall-apidox] Error 2

I still do not know why it would be needed, but the change seems right. So if 
you need it, I suppose that you should commit it. (May be other /bin/sh are 
as pedantic as that one.)

Have a nice day!

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