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Re: how to install libtoolize

>Larry Hall (Cygwin) <> wrote:
> On 02/05/2009, Wynfield Henman wrote:
> > Though I am building a different package, I have the same problem as
> > mentioned below.  The libtool package downloaded is 46 bytes
> > (effectively null) and get stashed into the _obsolete folder without
> > ever getting installed.
> <>
> Don't install obselete packages unless you really know what you're doing.
> Given the above, why doesn't just installing the 'libtool' package get
> you what you need?

That is just the problem it doesn't get what is needed, but only shows the obsolete (from what you say) versions as the newest. 

I even tried experimental to try to find newer libtool version, but none show up.
Version1.5b or whatever was presented as the newest version by setup.

There was no intentional _obsolete gets on my part.
I solved the problem by hand getting the new vesion and untarring it in the appropriate location, but that shouldn't have to be done. 

I believe it is a setup related problem, either hints or ini file data.

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