I try to upgrade to Subversion 1.2.1 where version 1.1.3 was already
installed. The build fails with the following error:
cd subversion/libsvn_ra && /bin/sh
/project/sega/temp/svn/subversion-1.2.1/libtool --tag=CC --silent
--mode=link cc -g -g -qHALT=E -Wl,-brtl
/opt/svn/lib -o libsvn_ra-1.la ra_loader.lo
la -liconv /project/sega/temp/svn/subversion-1.2.1/apr/libapr-0.la -lm
ld: 0711-738 ERROR: Input file /opt/svn/lib/libsvn_ra_local-1.so:
XCOFF32 object files are not allowed in 64-bit mode.
make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 8.
I ran configure like that with /opt/svn as installation directory:
> ./configure --prefix /opt/svn --without-berkeley-db
The installed version 1.1.3 was configured with the same options. Now
the error message of the build process lists the file
/opt/svn/lib/libsvn_ra_local-1.so as input file, but this file lies in
the installation directory of the old version 1.1.3. As version 1.1.3
was built with 32-bit and version 1.2.1 should be built with 64-bit, the
object files cannot be mixed.
I do not understand however why the build process references a file from
the installation directory as input file.
When I run configure using another installation directory, e.g.
> ./configure --prefix /opt/svn2 --without-berkeley-db
everythings works fine.
In my understanding, it should be possible to use the same installation
directory when upgrading to a newer version, and the build process is
somehow flawed as it references a file in the installation diretory.
What do you think?
I attach the output of the configure script.
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