[sword-devel] Building 1.5.5 or CVS w/ Debian

Brook Humphrey sword-devel@crosswire.org
Sat, 25 Jan 2003 22:29:25 -0800

On Saturday 25 January 2003 10:10 pm, Rob French wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to compile the source as Debian packages. I've tried both
> 1.5.5 and CVS. I used the command:
> dpkg-buildpackage -rfakeroot -uc -b
> I get the following error at the end of the config output:
> #cd apps/console/diatheke && ./configure --prefix=/usr
> cd bindings/swig &&  ./configure --prefix=/usr \
> 	--with-sword-dir=`pwd`/../.. --without-swigbin
> checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
> checking whether build environment is sane... yes
> checking whether make sets ${MAKE}... yes
> checking for working aclocal-1.4... missing
> checking for working autoconf... found
> checking for working automake-1.4... missing
> checking for working autoheader... found
> checking for working makeinfo... found
> checking for gcc... gcc
> checking for C compiler default output... a.out
> checking whether the C compiler works... yes
> checking whether we are cross compiling... no
> checking for suffix of executables...
> checking for suffix of object files... o
> checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
> checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
> checking for g++... g++
> checking whether we are using the GNU C++ compiler... yes
> checking whether g++ accepts -g... yes
> checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
> checking for swig... ./configure: found: command not found
> no
> checking for extra includes... no
> checking for extra libs... no
> checking for libz... -lz
> checking for Sword library files... configure: error: SWORD library not
> found. Try to use configure with --with-sword-dir=/your/SWORD/path!
> make: *** [configure-stamp] Error 1
> It -appears- to me that what's happening is that as it's attempting to
> configure diatheke, it can't find the sword libs (which makes sense
> since they haven't yet been built). I'd really like to build this as
> deb's, any thoughts?
> -Rob
 Iget this also when trying to compile bibletime. On the latest mandrake 9.1 
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