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Re: 5.1.12 nightly-20060801 Configure error required file `zlib/Makefile.in' not found
Posted by: Lenz Grimmer ()
Date: August 03, 2006 07:04AM

Hi Ronald,

Ronald Bradford Wrote:
-------------------------------------------------------
> I've just got the lastest snapshot and I'm getting
> the following error.
>
>
> ./BUILD/compile-pentium-debug
> --prefix=/home/mysqldev
> Building ../build_win32/db.h
> ++++ cd storage/innobase
> ++++ aclocal
> ++++ autoheader
> ++++ libtoolize --automake --force --copy
> ++++ automake --force --add-missing --copy
> ++++ autoconf
> ++++ aclocal
> ++++ autoheader
> ++++ libtoolize --automake --force
> ++++ automake --add-missing --force
> configure.in:723: required file `zlib/Makefile.in'
> not found
> ++++ die 'Can'\''t execute automake'
> ++++ echo 'Can'\''t execute automake'
> Can't execute automake
> ++++ exit 1
>
>
> I've gone back to my last source snapshot (5.1.10)
> and that works fine. Has anybody experienced this
> zlib/Makefile.in' not found error. Is this a bad
> snapshot of the code?

It seems to be a bug in the script that creates snapshots. The zlib subdirectory is not included in the the source tarball, even though it's part of the BK tree. "make dist" seems to fail to include it - a bug on our side. Thanks for spotting this one - I will try to correct it ASAP.

As a workaround, don't recreate the configure script and Makefile.in's and just use the "configure" script included in the source snapshots directly.

> While I'm on the topic I always get the errors
>
> ../build_win32/include.tcl: no such file or
> directory
> cp: cannot create regular file
> `../test/logtrack.list': No such file or
> directory
>
> I've seen them before and it has never effected an
> successful compile, I've just assumed they are not
> critical. Do other people experience this.

This is part of the BDB build, but does not seem to be critical. As BDB is slated for removal anyway, I would not bother with it.

Bye,
LenZ

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5.1.12 nightly-20060801 Configure error required file `zlib/Makefile.in' not found 2533 Ronald Bradford 08/01/2006 05:03PM
Re: 5.1.12 nightly-20060801 Configure error required file `zlib/Makefile.in' not found 2891 Lenz Grimmer 08/03/2006 07:04AM
5.1.12 nightly-20060801 Configure error required file `zlib/Makefile.in' not found 1619 Ronald Bradford 08/03/2006 07:05AM


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