[Gretl-devel] Compile problems after crashes with gnuplot

Allin Cottrell cottrell at wfu.edu
Mon May 2 21:40:25 EDT 2011


On Tue, 3 May 2011, Hélio Guilherme wrote:

> I was having crashes with all gnuplot invocations for example Normal
> Distribution, and then I make clean and configure. Now it does not compile:
> helio at linux-techno:~/gretl> make
> make -C lib
> make[1]: Entering directory `/home/helio/gretl/lib'
> make[1]: `libgretl-1.0.la' is up to date.
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/helio/gretl/lib'
> make -C cli
> make[1]: Entering directory `/home/helio/gretl/cli'
> make[1]: `gretlcli' is up to date.
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/helio/gretl/cli'
> make -C plugin
> make[1]: Entering directory `/home/helio/gretl/plugin'
> ../libtool --mode=compile gcc -c -g -O2 -I.. -I../gui2 -DHAVE_CONFIG_H

This doesn't look like "make" after "make clean", since the lib
and cli dirs are already up to date.

> excel_import.c:36:19: fatal error: build.h: No such file or directory
> compilation terminated.
>
> What happened to build.h?

Its gets re-written when the programs in the gui2 sub-directory
get built. Apparently your "configure" is failing in some strange
way such that gui2 is being bypassed. What does the output from
the configure script look like?

Allin



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