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From: Justin <justin@...>
Subject: Re: autotools again
Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2009 20:14:42 +0100
Thomas Kahle wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I have a package (sci-mathematics/Macaulay2) which checks whether gmp is
> build with --enable-cxx. This test succeeds when I run the configure
> outside of portage, but fails inside.
> What could be happening here? Where is a start for debugging such things?
> 
> /var/tmp/portage/sci-mathematics/Macaulay2-1.3.1/temp/environment
> 
> Does not tell me anything useful, or does it?
> 
> Thanks
> Thomas
> 
> 
Hi Tom,

The configure.ac or .in should tell you what exactly configure checks
and tell you more why it fails.

You can join our irc channel either #gentoo-devhelp or #gentoo-science
on freenode. There we can give you faster help.

justin

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