[Nagiosplug-help] make, gmake not working on OpenBSD 3.1
jtodd at loligo.com
Sun Aug 18 16:17:01 CEST 2002
Wooo hoo! Thanks! That did the trick. Don't know why it didn't
work even after installing all the auto* packages...
>| From: John Todd <jtodd at loligo.com>
>| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2002 18:38:57 -0400
>| I've read the threads about using "gmake" instead of "make" on the
>| plugins, but neither seems to work in my case. I am using an OpenBSD
>| 3.1 system with gmake from the ports installation. After
>| "./configure --with-prefix=/home/nagios" this is what I get:
>| whipped# /usr/local/bin/gmake
>| cd . &&
>| /bin/sh: syntax error: unexpected EOF
>| gmake: *** [aclocal.m4] Error 1
>I suspect you might find this helpful - cheers!
> From jsellens Tue Aug 13 22:04:49 2002
> To: colin.harford at mail.su.ualberta.ca, nagios-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: Re: [Nagios-users] Unable to install nagiosplugins...
> | From: Colin Harford <colin.harford at mail.su.ualberta.ca>
> | Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2002 17:54:11 -0400
> | (ardennes!/opt/nagios/nagiosplug-1.3-beta1) [root-ttyp1]
> | # gmake
> | cd . &&
> | /bin/sh: syntax error: unexpected EOF
> | gmake: *** [aclocal.m4] Error 1
> I think there's a problem in the dates on some of the automake-ish
> files in the 1.3-beta1 distribution (which I reported to the
> nagiosplug-devel list earlier today).
> The "cd . &&" command is trying to run automake or aclocal, which
> you likely don't have on your system.
> Try this, which worked for me on a couple of machines:
> gunzip < nagiosplug-1.3-beta1.tar.gz | tar xf -
> cd nagiosplug-1.3-beta1
> touch aclocal.m4; sleep 1
> touch Makefile.in; sleep 1
> touch configure; sleep 1
> Doing the "touch" commands avoids having make want to run automake
> and friends.
> jsellens at generalconcepts.com
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