FC4 Build error due to libtool la dependency hell on ppc only, fine on i386

Dan Williams dcbw at redhat.com
Thu Sep 15 16:14:30 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-09-15 at 18:09 +0200, Hans de Goede wrote:
> grep: /usr/lib/libxml2.la: No such file or directory
> /bin/sed: can't read /usr/lib/libxml2.la: No such file or directory
> libtool: link: `/usr/lib/libxml2.la' is not a valid libtool archive
> make[3]: *** [gdaif.la] Error 1
> make[3]: Leaving directory 
> `/builddir/build/BUILD/gnumeric-1.4.3/plugins/gda'
> make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/builddir/build/BUILD/gnumeric-1.4.3/plugins'
> make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/builddir/build/BUILD/gnumeric-1.4.3'
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> ---
> I know this is caused by libtool dependency hell, the strange thing is I 
> did a mock build on i386 and that went fine.

AFAICT, we don't _ship_ a libxml2.la anywhere, not in the libxml2-devel
package, nor in the libxml2 package.  Another libtool suckage issue?


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