File permision errors on win98 with net release candidate

John Fortin
Fri Mar 17 07:59:00 GMT 2000

John Fortin wrote:

> 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

As a followup, the same setup on NT4 SP4 works fine.  Anyone else testing/using


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