Compiling gcc-4.1.2 on 64-bit Ubuntu machines

Andrew Haley aph@redhat.com
Wed Jan 19 17:11:00 GMT 2011


On 01/19/2011 05:08 PM, Olumide wrote:
> On 19/01/2011 16:39, Andrew Haley wrote:
>>> On 19/01/2011 16:21, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
>>> WARNING: `makeinfo' is missing on your system. You should only need it if
>>> you modified a `.texi' or `.texinfo' file, or any other file
>>> indirectly affecting the aspect of the manual. The spurious
>>> call might also be the consequence of using a buggy `make' (AIX,
>>> DU, IRIX). You might want to install the `Texinfo' package or
>>> the `GNU make' package. Grab either from any GNU archive site.
>>
>> I'd just install the packages.
>>
>> You'll have to do a clean rebuild again.
>
> I've done a fresh build, this time with the build directory outside the source but I'm getting the same error. Here's a much longer error dump. BTW, what am I missing? makeinfo, Texinfo or both or something else?
>
> WARNING: `makeinfo' is missing on your system. You should only need it if
> you modified a `.texi' or `.texinfo' file, or any other file
> indirectly affecting the aspect of the manual. The spurious
> call might also be the consequence of using a buggy `make' (AIX,
> DU, IRIX). You might want to install the `Texinfo' package or
> the `GNU make' package. Grab either from any GNU archive site.

You keep not telling us things.

So, does "makeinfo" do anything?

Andrew.



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