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2001-10-23
2001-10-23
  • Peter Jansson

    Peter Jansson - 2001-10-23

    Hi all.

    I posted this question on the usenet forum news:comp.graphics.apps.gnuplot before realizing that perhaps it is more suitable here...

    After checking out the latest development version (3.8d) from the CVS and issuing the command "./configure --prefix=$HOME" in accordance with the instructions in the INSTALL file, I get the error message "./config.status: src/@AMDEP@: cannot create". (I am on a UNIX system.)

    Perhaps the instructions in the INSTALL file needs to be updated? Does anybody have any idea on what to do to have a successful install?

    Regards,
    Peter

     
    • Peter Jansson

      Peter Jansson - 2001-10-23

      Sorry... 3.8g is the version I checked out.

       
    • Hans-Bernhard Broeker

      Actually, it's not very well-suited here, either :-(

      The official places for problem reports and discussions about the development version still is the mailing list,

          info-gnuplot-beta@dartmouth.edu

      The problem you have is the telltale sign of not running
      the "prepare" script that comes with the development versions. This is supposed to be done even before "configure".

       

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