make install error in snapshot

Nicolas Goutte nicolasg at
Wed Apr 12 16:59:28 BST 2006

On Wednesday 12 April 2006 01:29, David Jarvie wrote:
> After running cmake and make on a newly checked out snapshot, I ran 'make
> install'. This produced the following error:
> Linking CXX shared library CMakeFiles/CMakeRelink.dir/
> Install the project...
> -- Install configuration: "Release"
> -- Installing /opt/kde4.0/include/kde.pot
> CMake Error: Error in cmake code at
> /home/david/src/svn/obj/kdelibs4_snapshot/cmake_install.cmake:20:
> FILE INSTALL cannot copy file
> "/home/david/src/svn/kdelibs4_snapshot/kde.pot" to
> "/opt/kde4.0/include/kde.pot".
> make: *** [install] Error 255

Stupid question: why is kde.pot installed at all, as it is internal?

> The source file exists, so there's no obvious reason why the install should
> fail.

Have a nice day!

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