Bug 166756 - Broken configure script
Summary: Broken configure script
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: graphviz   
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Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: John Ellson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-08-25 11:50 UTC by Ralf Corsepius
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: graphviz-2.6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-12-04 13:42:19 UTC
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Patch to fix configure.ac (657 bytes, text/plain)
2005-08-25 11:50 UTC, Ralf Corsepius
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Description Ralf Corsepius 2005-08-25 11:50:45 UTC
Description of problem:
graphviz's configure.ac mis-applies canonicalization. The authors mix up $target
and $host (cf. info autoconf). Where $host should be used, they use $target.
This causes autoconf to apply "seemingly broken" transform rules.
(The rules autoconf generates are correct, the configure script however is broken).

This is the cause for graphviz.spec having to work-around these bugs by
overriding transform during 'make install'

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Additional info:
graphviz-2.4.x (rawhide) suffers from the same issue.

Comment 1 Ralf Corsepius 2005-08-25 11:50:45 UTC
Created attachment 118106 [details]
Patch to fix configure.ac

Comment 2 Oliver Falk 2005-08-25 11:55:04 UTC
Thanks a lot Ralf. I will let John know about this!

Comment 3 John Ellson 2005-10-18 12:01:12 UTC
Already fixed in graphviz-2.6.

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