Install instructions

Jef Driesen jef at libdivecomputer.org
Mon Dec 16 15:28:12 UTC 2013


On 17-12-13 00:03, Dazed_75 wrote:
> Just a reminder that no one has ever provided a fix for the problem
> originally reported.  That being that if one wishes to build
> libdivecomputer in Linux, the directions provided on
> http://subsurface.hohndel.org/building/ do not work as the step "autoreconf
> --install" fails because LT_INIT is referenced in aclocal.m4 and defined
> (?) in both configure.ac and configure as being "win32.dll" which obviously
> does not exist in Linux.
>
> So ... should that step be left out, changed, or one of those files
> modified to point at something that DOES exist, or what?

The instructions are correct. I suspect you do not have libtool installed.

The win32-dll is windows specific option that is required to convince libtool to 
build a dll. It's ignored on all other platforms.

http://www.gnu.org/software/libtool/manual/html_node/LT_005fINIT.html

Jef



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