No gawk-doc package, gawk source autoconf fails

Corinna Vinschen
Thu Nov 10 09:24:00 GMT 2016

Hey Yaakov,

On Nov  9 18:29, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> On 2016-11-09 18:02, Brian Inglis wrote:
> > Looked for gawk doc in /usr/share/doc/gawk*/ - no HTML, PDF etc.
> > Checked for gawk doc as a package - no gawk-doc or anything like it.
> > Downloaded gawk package source and tried to configure enough to build doc.
> > Seems to be problem with autoconf autopoint gettext package version
> > - something run by autoreconf seems to be detecting gettext 0.19.8-1 as
> > instead of 0.19.8 which causes autopoint to fail:
> This is already fixed in cygport git master.

Do I have to create a fixed gawk package at one point?  Perhaps after
the next cygport release?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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