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From: Marshall McMullen <marshall.mcmullen@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: AIX: gettext fails
Date: Fri, 04 May 2007 19:38:35
Message-Id: ecea57780705041237k4d678ccay7217d868c9e5c989@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: AIX: gettext fails by Michael Haubenwallner
*sigh*. Yeah, this is  a real mess.  I wish I understood more about it
so I could help figure things out. About all I can do at this point is
test out anything you come up with.  Please let me know if there is
anything else I can do to help out.

Thanks!

On 5/4/07, Michael Haubenwallner <michael.haubenwallner@×××××××.at> wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 13:45 -0500, Marshall McMullen wrote: > > I'm sure I'm missing some other patches and some other details here, > > but I tried applying the patch provided above, and then emerging > > gettext, and it still fails with: > > Even if you had the patch to get it installed without errors, it will > not work, because the binaries will not find their installed sharedlibs > correctly. > > This is a libtool problem, probably fixed with vanilla libtool-1.5.23b, > but definitively not with vanilla libtool-1.5.22, although there are > patches out (and applied in gentoo) for 1.5.22 IIRC. > > Now there are two ways to fix gettext: > > 1) completely re-libtoolize gettext with libtool-1.5.23b (currently it > uses libtool-1.5.22), or fixed libtool-1.5.22. But this may be tricky. > > 2) create more patches like 'aixrtl' and 'instprefixlink' for > 'elibtoolize', to fix gettext-shipped libtool-things (ltmain.sh, > configure) directly. > This also will be useful for other packages with similar problems. > > So we really want 2), and 1) _may_ be of some help to gain 2). > > This is what I call "aix libtool hell"... > > /haubi/ > > > > powerpc-ibm-aix5.2.0.0-gcc: > > /home/mdmcmull/.overlay/usr/lib/libgettextlib.a: No such file or > > directory > > libtool: install: error: relink `libgettextsrc.la' with the above > > command before installing it > > make[4]: *** [install-libLTLIBRARIES] Error 1 > > make[4]: Leaving directory > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools/src' > > make[3]: *** [install-am] Error 2 > > make[3]: Leaving directory > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools/src' > > make[2]: *** [install] Error 2 > > make[2]: Leaving directory > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools/src' > > make[1]: *** [install-recursive] Error 1 > > make[1]: Leaving directory > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools' > > make: *** [install-recursive] Error 1 > > > > Are there other patches I need to have applied perhaps ? > > > > On 5/3/07, Michael Haubenwallner <michael.haubenwallner@×××××××.at> wrote: > > > On Wed, 2007-05-02 at 10:06 -0500, Marshall McMullen wrote: > > > > Ah, I figured that was what was going on. I'll have to go back and > > > > re-read your email about aix-libtool hell :-). > > > > > > Err, the previous was "aix dll hell", this one is "aix libtool hell", > > > what I meant to repeat was "aix ... hell" ;) > > > > > > Grobian, attached is a patch for things like that: > > > > > > eclass/ELT-patches/instprefixlink/1.5.20: > > > The patch to fix package-shipped libtool. > > > > > > eclass/toolchain-funcs.eclass > > > This one is still not in svn yet. > > > > > > eclass/libtool.eclass > > > Hunk#1: use above libtool-patch > > > Hunk#2: still not in svn yet, required for aixrtl. > > > > > > sys-devel/gettext/gettext-0.16.1.ebuild > > > Need to elibtoolize the package. > > > > > > Package with the same problem might be fixed with 'elibtoolize' now. > > > > > > > > > > > > > > Thanks for taking the time to reply and update me on it, I aprpeciate it. > > > > > > Sooner or later I'd have done it anyway - was in hope that someone else > > > might have done it before me ;). I was just focused on linux recently, > > > where our first packages are done so far to give prefix to my first > > > colleagues :) > > > > > > /haubi/ > > > > > > > > > > > I'm just glad I was able to get the new vim installed finally, > > > > vertical split is really cool :-). > > > > > > > > Thanks! > > > > > > > > On 5/2/07, Michael Haubenwallner <michael.haubenwallner@×××××××.at> wrote: > > > > > On Mon, 2007-04-30 at 14:42 -0500, Marshall McMullen wrote: > > > > > > Anyone else making any progress on this yet? I think this is the last > > > > > > package I am unable to install on AIX from system. > > > > > > > > > > > > Any thoughts appreciated. > > > > > > > > > > In danger of repeating myself: "Welcome to aix-libtool hell" > > > > > > > > > > This is the main reason why I do not use DESTDIR on aix in > > > > > prefix-launcher (aka. toolsbox). > > > > > > > > > > We will see many packages having this problem, the next one will be > > > > > dev-libs/libxml2, a prerequisite of subversion. > > > > > > > > > > They all have the same libtool problem, but I'm unsure if there is > > > > > already a fix out there - maybe libtool-1.5.23b ? > > > > > > > > > > Grobian: while trying to 'elibtoolize' gettext, I had to apply attached > > > > > patch to eclass/libtool.eclass, based on my previous patch for > > > > > aix-dllhell. > > > > > > > > > > This does not fix the gettext-problem, but a bug in libtool.eclass only. > > > > > > > > > > /haubi/ > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > Thanks! > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > On 4/20/07, Marshall McMullen <marshall.mcmullen@×××××.com> wrote: > > > > > > > I've emerged libiconv now, but when trying to emerge gettext I get: > > > > > > > > > > > > > > powerpc-ibm-aix5.2.0.0-gcc: > > > > > > > /home/mdmcmull/.overlay/usr/lib/libgettextlib.a: No such file or > > > > > > > directory > > > > > > > libtool: install: error: relink `libgettextsrc.la' with the above > > > > > > > command before installing it > > > > > > > make[4]: *** [install-libLTLIBRARIES] Error 1 > > > > > > > make[4]: Leaving directory > > > > > > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools/src' > > > > > > > make[3]: *** [install-am] Error 2 > > > > > > > make[3]: Leaving directory > > > > > > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools/src' > > > > > > > make[2]: *** [install] Error 2 > > > > > > > make[2]: Leaving directory > > > > > > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools/src' > > > > > > > make[1]: *** [install-recursive] Error 1 > > > > > > > make[1]: Leaving directory > > > > > > > `/home/mdmcmull/.overlay/var/tmp/portage/sys-devel/gettext-0.16.1/work/gettext-0.16.1/gettext-tools' > > > > > > > make: *** [install-recursive] Error 1 > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > -- > > > > > > > Marshall McMullen > > > > > > > marshall.mcmullen@×××××.com > > > > > > > mjmcmullen@×××××.net > > > > > > > mdmcmullen@××××××.com > > > > > > > > > > > > > > In France, there's a popular saying about Linux that essentially translates as: > > > > > > > "Linux? 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-- Marshall McMullen marshall.mcmullen@×××××.com mjmcmullen@×××××.net mdmcmullen@××××××.com In France, there's a popular saying about Linux that essentially translates as: "Linux? You can get a less powerful system, but it will cost you more." -- gentoo-alt@g.o mailing list