Headaches building Source Navigator under Windows

Syd Polk jazzman@bayarea.net
Tue Feb 26 09:20:00 GMT 2002

At 12:47 AM -0800 2/26/02, Mo DeJong wrote:
>On Fri, 22 Feb 2002 13:07:46 -0800
>Bruce Edson <bruce@steptech.com> wrote:
>>  I went to Cygwin site and figured out how to get the rest of the utilities.
>>  So, now I am at the point where the 'configure' as described in the readme
>>  file, breaks with the following errors.
>>  ../sourc/configure --host=i686-pc-cygwin
>>  --prefix="c:/docume~1/bruce/hpkeck~1/snkeck~1/opt/sourcenav"
>Well, this looks ok. Any particular reason you passed a --host option here?
>>  2.
>>  configuring in itcl/win
>>  running /bin/sh ../../../../source/itcl/itcl/win/configure
>>  --host=i686-pc-cygwin --target=i686-pc-cygwin
>>  '--prefix=c:/docume~1/bruce/hpkeck~1/snkeck~1/opt/sourcenav'
>>  --cache-file=../../../config.cache --srcdir=../../../../source/itcl/itcl/win
>>  cd: can't cd to ../../../tcl/win
>Humm, I would think that should be looking in ../tcl8.1/win, but I
>am not sure if it matters.

When looking for tclConfig.sh, it looks both in ../../../tcl/win, and 
../../../tcl8.3/win. This was to get it to work in either the classic 
Cygnus directory layout or the Source-Navigator directory layout. I 
never figured out how to get rid of this spurious error message.


Syd Polk
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