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Re: Libtool library used but 'LIBTOOL' is undefined

From: Bruce Korb
Subject: Re: Libtool library used but 'LIBTOOL' is undefined
Date: Thu, 8 Nov 2012 12:14:13 -0800

Hi Dave, Stefano,

On Thu, Nov 8, 2012 at 11:40 AM, Dave Goodell <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Nov 8, 2012, at 1:19 PM CST, Stefano Lattarini wrote:
>> On 11/08/2012 07:56 PM, Bruce Korb wrote:
>> I'd expect its definition to be brought in by the 'libtoolize' call
>> issued by autoreconf; but then I see, in the output you've reported:
>>>    autoreconf: configure.ac: not using Libtool
>> which means that might still be something wrong with your configure.ac,
>> or some bug in autoreconf.  If you want more help, you should send us
>> the content of your configure.ac, as well as the exact versions of the
>> autotools you're using.

OK, attached, but it worked previously, and then there is Dave's followup:

> FWIW, I think that I've encountered errors like this before when I've 
> installed libtool
> in a different directory than I installed automake and/or autoconf.
> This causes autom4te/aclocal to be unable to find the libtool m4 files,
> causing tracing for LT_INIT to fail, so you get the "not using Libtool" 
> message
> and subsequent failures.
> -Dave

What it may be worth is a good bit of hassle saving :)
I'll check out what happens when I install local versions of
autoconf and libtool.  Later, though.  I have my day job...

$ for f in autoconf automake libtool ; do printf "\n$f\n";which -a $f;done




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