Expect-5.43.0 make failure in LFS 6.1.3

Default User xyzzyx at sbcglobal.net
Sun Oct 16 14:44:27 PDT 2005


On Sun, 2005-10-16 at 16:15 -0500, Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Default User wrote these words on 10/16/05 15:59 CST:
> 
> > I did run the configure step right before that, cutting and pasting from
> > the book page for accuracy.  echo $TCLPATH returns:
> > 
> > pwd
> 
> And there lies the problem. The instructions want you to use backticks
> around pwd. Like this:
> 
> `pwd`
> 
> or, you can use this syntax:
> 
> $(pwd)
> 
> or, you could use this syntax:
> 
> echo $PWD
> 
> But, it looks like you used:
> 
> 'pwd'
> 
> which would yield an improper result.
> 
> -- 
> Randy
> 
> rmlscsi: [GNU ld version 2.15.94.0.2 20041220] [gcc (GCC) 3.4.3]
> [GNU C Library stable release version 2.3.4] [Linux 2.6.10 i686]
> 16:13:00 up 22 days, 37 min, 3 users, load average: 1.17, 0.99, 0.59

Thanks. I did do 'pwd' not `pwd`. I reset the $TCLPATH correctly and
redid the Expect package reconfigure, then did the make step on Expect.
It did seem to work this time.  Now I need to get new eyeglasses. 

:-)






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