Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 2962
autoconf has an undefined macro in it
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:50 EDT
this is an exact printout of the error message:
autoconf: Undefined macros:
***BUG in Autoconf--please report*** AC_DISABLE_FAST_INSTALL
Please supply the name-version-release of autoconf that you are
using as well as sufficient context for us to reproduce this bug.
I believe it was autoconf 4.13-5, and this error occurred while I was
trying to compile gettext....brb with the exact version #'s.
ok...the exact version #'s are as follows:
You can duplicate this error as follows
rpm -ba --clean --rmsource --sign --target i686-redhat-linux
This is the exact command I ran after I did an rpm -i -v
gettext-0.10.35-8.src.rpm and I was in my SPECS dir.
I have successfully installed and recompiled 99 % of my other packages
this same way (trying to optimize for i686..and yes...I edited my
/usr/lib/rpm/macros file and changed i386 to i686..some of the package
sources had to be edited, but I managed) didn't edit gettext though.
Your test case (w/o --sign) works with