GNU bug report logs - #32262
cannot build automake-1.16 on AIX (v6.1 and xlc); automake-1-15.1 builds fine.

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Package: automake; Reported by: Michael Felt <michael@HIDDEN>; dated Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:11:02 UTC; Maintainer for automake is bug-automake@HIDDEN.

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Subject: Re: bug#32262: cannot build automake-1.16 on AIX (v6.1 and xlc);
 automake-1-15.1 builds fine.
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My bad - need to read announcements in the reverse order. I found=20
automake-1.16.1 and all is fine again.

Thanks - and my apologies for the noise. -- not a bug.


On 7/24/2018 7:10 PM, Michael Felt wrote:
> Just checked - building automake 1.15.1 is simple. automake-1.16, not=20
> so simple (aka not working, see below).
>
>
> Hope this helps! - below for details
>
>
> Target "clean" is up to date.
> root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.15.1]make
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/automake
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/aclocal
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/shell-no-trail-bslash
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/cc-no-c-o
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 runtest
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 lib/Automake/Config.pm
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal-1.15.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake-1.15.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/test-defs.sh
>
>
> AUTOMAKE-1.16:
>
> root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]make
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/automake
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/aclocal
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/aclocal-1.16
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/automake-1.16
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/shell-no-trail-bslash
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/cc-no-c-o
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 runtest
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 lib/Automake/Config.pm
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal-1.16.1
> =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake-1.16.1
> help2man: can't get `--help' info from automake-1.16
> Try `--no-discard-stderr' if option outputs to stderr
> make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 255.
>
> There is at least one issue, both in in-tree and out-of-tree builds:
>
> root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]make V=3D1
> =C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 :=C2=A0 && lib/install-sh -c=
 -d doc=C2=A0 && ./pre-inst-env=20
> /usr/bin/perl ./doc/help2man --output=3Ddoc/automake-1.16.1 automake-1.=
16
> help2man: can't get `--help' info from automake-1.16
> Try `--no-discard-stderr' if option outputs to stderr
> make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 255.
>
>
> root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]./bin/automake --help
> "none" is not exported by the List::Util module
> Can't continue after import errors at ./bin/automake line 76
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at ./bin/automake line 76.
>
> This is the error I get AFTER doing:
>
> # ln -s lib/Automake Automake
>
> Without the symbolic link I get:
>
> root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]./bin/automake --help
> Can't locate Automake/Config.pm in @INC (@INC contains:=20
> /opt/share/automake-1.16 /usr/opt/perl5/lib/5.8.8/aix-thread-multi=20
> /usr/opt/perl5/lib/5.8.8=20
> /usr/opt/perl5/lib/site_perl/5.8.8/aix-thread-multi=20
> /usr/opt/perl5/lib/site_perl/5.8.8 /usr/opt/perl5/lib/site_perl .) at=20
> ./bin/automake line 47.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at ./bin/automake line 47.
>
>
>
>
>
>





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Just checked - building automake 1.15.1 is simple. automake-1.16, not so=20
simple (aka not working, see below).


Hope this helps! - below for details


Target "clean" is up to date.
root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.15.1]make
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/automake
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/aclocal
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/shell-no-trail-bslash
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/cc-no-c-o
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 runtest
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 lib/Automake/Config.pm
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal-1.15.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake-1.15.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/test-defs.sh


AUTOMAKE-1.16:

root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]make
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/automake
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/aclocal
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/aclocal-1.16
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 bin/automake-1.16
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/shell-no-trail-bslash
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 t/ax/cc-no-c-o
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 runtest
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 lib/Automake/Config.pm
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/aclocal-1.16.1
 =C2=A0 GEN=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 doc/automake-1.16.1
help2man: can't get `--help' info from automake-1.16
Try `--no-discard-stderr' if option outputs to stderr
make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 255.

There is at least one issue, both in in-tree and out-of-tree builds:

root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]make V=3D1
 =C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 :=C2=A0 && lib/install-sh -c =
-d doc=C2=A0 && ./pre-inst-env /usr/bin/perl=20
./doc/help2man --output=3Ddoc/automake-1.16.1 automake-1.16
help2man: can't get `--help' info from automake-1.16
Try `--no-discard-stderr' if option outputs to stderr
make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 255.


root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]./bin/automake --help
"none" is not exported by the List::Util module
Can't continue after import errors at ./bin/automake line 76
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at ./bin/automake line 76.

This is the error I get AFTER doing:

# ln -s lib/Automake Automake

Without the symbolic link I get:

root@x066:[/data/prj/gnu/automake-1.16]./bin/automake --help
Can't locate Automake/Config.pm in @INC (@INC contains:=20
/opt/share/automake-1.16 /usr/opt/perl5/lib/5.8.8/aix-thread-multi=20
/usr/opt/perl5/lib/5.8.8=20
/usr/opt/perl5/lib/site_perl/5.8.8/aix-thread-multi=20
/usr/opt/perl5/lib/site_perl/5.8.8 /usr/opt/perl5/lib/site_perl .) at=20
./bin/automake line 47.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at ./bin/automake line 47.






Acknowledgement sent to Michael Felt <michael@HIDDEN>:
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Report forwarded to bug-automake@HIDDEN:
bug#32262; Package automake. Full text available.
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