[openbox] ./configure error out of CVS

ipajari at lut.fi ipajari at lut.fi
Tue Oct 28 01:41:14 EST 2003

Did you read README.CVS? Your problem sounds like that your gettext is not up 
to date (ob3 cvs requires 0.12.1, won't work with 0.11.5 for e.g.). 

  - Ilkka Pajari

John Russell <drjimmy42 at yahoo.com>:

> I just ran this
> cvs -d :pserver:anonymous at cvs.openbox.org:/cvs/cvsroot login
> cvs -d :pserver:anonymous at cvs.openbox.org:/cvs/cvsroot co -P openbox
> To check out an openbox tree from cvs.  I then ran 
> ./bootstrap
> ./configure
> and got this message at the end of configure.
> checking for the Xinerama extension... yes
> configure: creating ./config.status
> config.status: creating Makefile
> config.status: creating m4/Makefile
> config.status: creating po/Makefile.in
> config.status: error: cannot find input file: po/Makefile.in.in
> make then fails quite spectacularly.  Does anyone know why this
> Makefile.in.in file is missing, or is that just a red herring, like
> communism?
> John

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