On Sun, Jul 28, 2002 at 11:34:08PM -0400, Kyle Gonzales wrote:
> (A note to Red Hat Linux users trying to build Etcher)
> The following RPM has worked successfully to build Etcher:
> gettext-0.10.35-31.i386.rpm (from Red Hat 7.1)
gettext 0.10.37 version also works here with Redhat 7.3
I rolled back from the 0.11.X version that ships with 7.3
> The following RPMs have NOT worked to build Etcher:
> gettext-0.10.38-7.i386.rpm (from Red Hat 7.2)
> gettext-0.11.1-2.i386.rpm (from Red Hat 7.3)
> You can downgrade 7.2 and 7.3 to use the RPM from 7.1. Just remove the
> installed RPM first, the install the 7.1 RPM.
> I'm really going to try and put this into a document soon...
> Kyle Gonzales wrote:
> > All these problems went away by downgrading gettext from 0.11.1 to
> > 0.10.35. Thanks to the poster on the devel list who suggested this. No
> > deleting, no nothing.
> > So, if you see either of these problems, check your version of gettext,
> > and downgrade it to something in the high 0.10.3x series.
> > Kyle Gonzales wrote:
> >>You are probably getting this during the configure for etcher.
> >>To stop it, as it mentions during the configure for etcher, go into
> >>configure.in, and remove the line "intl/Makefile.in" from the AC_OUTPUT
> >>Of course, I did this, and etcher craps out in a different place, in the
> >>po directory, with the following:
> >>[kyle@... etcher]$ make
> >>make all-recursive
> >>make: Entering directory `/pub/e17/cvs/e17/apps/etcher'
> >>Making all in m4
> >>make: Entering directory `/pub/e17/cvs/e17/apps/etcher/m4'
> >>make: Nothing to be done for `all'.
> >>make: Leaving directory `/pub/e17/cvs/e17/apps/etcher/m4'
> >>Making all in po
> >>make: Entering directory `/pub/e17/cvs/e17/apps/etcher/po'
> >>rm -f de.gmo && /usr/bin/msgfmt -c --statistics -o de.gmo de.po
> >>/usr/bin/msgfmt: de.po: warning: Charset "CHARSET" is not a portable
> >>encoding name.
> >> Message conversion to user's charset
> >>might not work.
> >>/usr/bin/msgfmt: de.po: some header fields still have the initial
> >>default value
> >>/usr/bin/msgfmt: de.po: warning: PO file header fuzzy
> >> warning: older versions of msgfmt will give an
> >>error on this
> >>/usr/bin/msgfmt: found 1 fatal error
> >>make: *** [de.gmo] Error 1
> >>make: Leaving directory `/pub/e17/cvs/e17/apps/etcher/po'
> >>make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> >>make: Leaving directory `/pub/e17/cvs/e17/apps/etcher'
> >>make: *** [all] Error 2
> >>/usr/bin/msgfmt comes from the gettext package, and I'm using
> >>gettext-0.11.1-2 from Red Hat 7.3. I'm looking for a newer version,
> >>tho, since the error mentions that "older" versions of msgfmt will give
> >>you this error.
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