r6625 - in trunk/BOOK: general/prog introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Feb 14 11:30:04 PST 2007


Author: randy
Date: 2007-02-14 12:30:04 -0700 (Wed, 14 Feb 2007)
New Revision: 6625

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/prog/expect.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Added an additional parameter to the Expect configure command to fix a build problem in certain situations; also added a note to run the test suite

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/prog/expect.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/prog/expect.xml	2007-02-14 18:40:56 UTC (rev 6624)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/prog/expect.xml	2007-02-14 19:30:04 UTC (rev 6625)
@@ -88,11 +88,12 @@
 
 <screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../expect-&expect-version;-spawn-2.patch &&
 ./configure --prefix=/usr \
+            --with-tcl=/usr/lib \
             --with-tclinclude=/usr/include \
             --enable-shared &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>This package does not come with a reliable test suite.</para>
+    <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make test</command>.</para>
 
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
@@ -104,14 +105,12 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
+    <para><parameter>-with-tcl=/usr/lib</parameter>: This parameter is required in
+    some cases to link in the <application>Tcl</application> library.</para>
+
     <para><parameter>--enable-shared</parameter>: This option enables
     building the shared library.</para>
 
-    <!--
-    <para><option>-with-tk=/usr/lib</option>: Use this option to link in the
-    <application>Tk</application> library.</para>
-    -->
-
     <para><command>ln -sf ../libexpect5.43.a /usr/lib/expect5.43</command>: This
     command creates a required link to the static library.</para>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-02-14 18:40:56 UTC (rev 6624)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-02-14 19:30:04 UTC (rev 6625)
@@ -45,6 +45,11 @@
       <para>February 14th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added an additional parameter to the Expect configure
+          command to fix a build problem in certain situations; also added a
+          note to run the test suite.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[dnicholson] - Fixed three package link labels to match
           their titles. Thanks to Chuck Rohde.</para>
         </listitem>




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