[pdftex] compiling 1.30.6 on openbsd-current

holop ferenc fred at pentacom.sk
Mon Feb 27 23:37:16 CET 2006

hmm, Hartmut Henkel said that
> On Mon, 27 Feb 2006, holop ferenc wrote:
> > my compilation ends in the following couple of lines:
> >
> > ar rc lib.a basechsuffix.o chartostring.o coredump.o  eofeoln.o fprintreal.o inputint.o input2int.o main.o  openclose.o printversion.o uexit.o usage.o version.o zround.o
> > ranlib lib.a
> > You seem to be missing tangle.web, perhaps because you
> > didn't retrieve web.tar.gz, only web2c.tar.gz.
> > You need both.
> tangle.web is there: pdftex-1.30.6/src/texk/web2c/tangle.web
> and it's normally found there via the VPATH variable of make. Maybe the
> VPATH variable is not evaluated by your make version. Do you use
> gnu-make? I have here GNU Make 3.80. Does your make version understand

indeed, this is a very good advice.  normally i always use gmake
for all the gnu projects.  shame on me.  thank you.

seems like it will finish now ok, if not i'll be back :)

> BTW, your bash problem might go away by "sh build.sh".

that's true, my patch is more of cosmetic character,
one "dependency" less, so to say.


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