[kde-solaris] Re: Unhelpful error building dcop in kdelibs

Rolf Sponsel Rolf.Sponsel at kstr.lth.se
Mon Jan 31 15:26:50 CET 2005

If you need bash to run the Makefile,
then the Makefile does not follow
the gnu makefile recommendations,
and thus should be fixed.

Please have a look at the GNU make documentation.

GNU make: Makefile Basics
  14.1 General Conventions for Makefiles


Bourne shell, NOT Bourne again shell!

Help spreading the awareness about this!

/ Rolf

Michael Lambrellis, 2005-01-31 05:57 GMT +01:00, wrote:

> OK. I got past this. I had to replace all the "SHELL = /bin/sh" lines
> in the Makefiles with "SHELL = /my/bash". By the way, is there an easy
> way to do this using the configure script? Is it as simple as:
> SHELL=/my/bash ./configure ...
> In any case, I used a little search-and replace tool called gsar that
> I HIGHLY recommend to have around.
> (http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/packages/gsar.htm)
> ... SNIP ...


Rolf Sponsel


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