File permision errors on win98 with net release candidate

John Fortin fortinj@attglobal.net
Fri Mar 17 07:41:00 GMT 2000


Earnie Boyd wrote:

> Hi John,
>
> Your problem might be due to autoconf itself.  I've been working with modifying
> autoconf to work with Amol's ntport of zsh and had to modify it to look for
> m4.exe, gawk.exe, etc instead of just m4, gawk, etc.  The function is
> AC_PATH_PROG in acgeneral.m4.  You'll have to modify the configure by hand to
> bootstrap.  See line 545 of configure for the check for gm4, gnum4 and m4.
>
> Earnie.
>

Hi Earnie,
    But this worked in the past without any problems.  And other packages are
broken too ( grep, fileutils for instance).

John




More information about the Cygwin-developers mailing list