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Re: ./configure: line 1575: syntax error near unexpected token `config.nice'

From: Max Bowsher <maxb_at_ukf.net>
Date: 2005-06-03 18:52:32 CEST

Melchior FRANZ wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I'm trying to compile svn 1.2.1 from the repository on Linux 2.6.11.7,
> libc 2.3.3 with gcc 3.3.4 (pre 3.3.5 20040809; SuSE 9.2). Quite new
> apr and apr-utils are installed.
>
> Everything runs fine until I configure. This bails out with a complaint
> about a syntax error in "SVN_CONFIG_NICE(config.nice)". Looks like it
> doesn't know what SVN_CONFIG_NICE is meant to do. I found a definition
> for it in build/ac-macros/svn-macros.m4, but this file is apparently
> not read, nor is its name even mentioned in *any* of the files.
>
> Now I wonder how this is supposed to work. From where should configure
> know the definition of SVN_CONFIG_NICE. The documentation implies that
> ./autogen.sh && ./configure should be all that is necessary.
>
> Can anyone give me a hint?
...
> $ ./autogen.sh
> buildcheck: checking installation...
> buildcheck: autoconf version 2.59 (ok)
> buildcheck: autoheader version 2.59 (ok)
> buildcheck: libtool version 1.5.8 (ok)
...
>
> $ ./configure
> configure: Configuring Subversion 1.2.1
> ./configure: line 1575: syntax error near unexpected token `config.nice'
> ./configure: line 1575: `SVN_CONFIG_NICE(config.nice)'

The procedure is correct, but somehow your autoconf installation appears to
be malfunctioning.

Max.

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