libgnutls-devel depends on missnig libtasn1.la file
Sat Dec 10 19:27:00 GMT 2016
On 12/9/2016 9:38 PM, Peter Ross wrote:
> I am attempting to build softare (GNU libmicrohttpd) with cygport on x86, but am
> getting errors when it links against libgnutls:
> /usr/bin/sed: can't read /usr/lib/libtasn1.la: No such file or directory
> libtool: error: '/usr/lib/libtasn1.la' is not a valid libtool archive
> Likely cause:
> Cygwin gnutls-devel 3.2.21-1 installs /usr/lib/libgnutls.la and this file references libtasn1.la
> However /usr/lib/libtasn1.la has been removed as of libtans1-devel 0.49-1.
> See announce message here: https://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-announce/2016-08/msg00084.html .
> Could the maintainers of libgnutls-devel and libtasn1 please resolve this!
The *.la files are gradually being phased out. /usr/lib/libgnutls.la
will probably be gone the next time libgnutls-devel is updated. For
now, you should be able to solve the problem by simply deleting it (or
moving it out of the way).
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