H. I. SALEH wrote:
> I have been battling to fix a compile and install problem with
> mingw/msys. An abridged output of make and the enviroment is
> pasted below. I would appeciate any ideas on the solution:
> autom4te_perllibdir='../..'/lib \
> AUTOM4TE_CFG='../../lib/autom4te.cfg' ../../bin/autom4te \
> -B '../..'/lib -B '../..'/lib \
> --language=m4sugar \
> --freeze \
> autom4te: freezing produced output:
> make: *** [m4sugar.m4f] Error 1
> result of get env .....
> Can't locate URI.pm in @INC (@INC contains:
> c \mingw\msys\1.0\lib\perl5\5.6.1; \
> C \Program Files\TeXLive\xemtex\perl\lib;C \Program \
> Files\TeXLive\xemtex\perl\site\lib;C \perl\lib;C \
> \perl\site\lib; /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.1/msys \
> /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.1 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/msys \
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl .) \
> at /c/Perl/bin/get line 191.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /c/Perl/bin/get line 191.
> BTW, URI.pm is installed in C:\perl\site\lib which is on the path !
So, you are trying to run autom4te with a perl which isn't MSYS
aware, and it is trying to interpret MSYS paths in POSIX format.
Why do you think we provide an MSYS special build of perl? You
should use it. (If you haven't got it, you need the msysDTK).