Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1267460
xchat-gnome FTBFS: automake: error: cannot open < gnome-doc-utils.make: No such file or directory
Last modified: 2016-03-07 14:00:17 EST
Description of problem:
Package xchat-gnome fails to build from source in rawhide.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
koji build --scratch f24 xchat-gnome-0.26.2-20.git40c5bf988.fc23.src.rpm
This package is tracked by Koschei. See:
Details about the first build which failed:
The error message is:
automake: error: cannot open < gnome-doc-utils.make: No such file or directory
autoreconf: automake failed with exit status: 1
It looks like a plain file name is expected while shell redirection `< gnome-doc-utils.make' was supplied.
Difference between working and failing build root is:
gnome-common 3.14.0-3.fc23 > 3.18.0-1.fc24
at-spi2-atk-devel 2.17.90-1.fc24 > 2.18.0-1.fc24
at-spi2-atk 2.17.90-1.fc24 > 2.18.0-1.fc24
kernel-headers 4.3.0-0.rc1.git4.1.... > 4.3.0-0.rc2.git0.1....
at-spi2-core-devel 2.17.90-1.fc24 > 2.18.0-1.fc24
at-spi2-core 2.17.90-1.fc24 > 2.18.0-1.fc24
*** Bug 1308248 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Created attachment 1128388 [details]
Fix build with gnome-common 3.18 (#1267460)
(In reply to Petr Pisar from comment #1)
> The error message is:
> + ./autogen.sh
> automake: error: cannot open < gnome-doc-utils.make: No such file or
> autoreconf: automake failed with exit status: 1
> It looks like a plain file name is expected while shell redirection `<
> gnome-doc-utils.make' was supplied.
This is automake complaining because help/Makefile.am has the following:
However, the file isn't there because...
> Difference between working and failing build root is:
> gnome-common 3.14.0-3.fc23 > 3.18.0-1.fc24
This is the culprit; gnome-doc-utils support was removed prior to 3.18:
Patch for rawhide attached (tested in mock).
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 24 development cycle.
Changing version to '24'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.