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bug #32915: TCL support will not compile in on 64-bit Linux

Submitted by:  Daga <daga>
Submitted on:  Sat 26 Mar 2011 02:38:04 PM UTC  
Category:  compilation Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  compile/install Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  0.3.4 IRC nick:  Daga

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Sat 26 Mar 2011 05:05:13 PM UTC, comment #3: 

By the way, cmake is recommended way to compile WeeChat (I fixed both configure.in and FindTCL.cmake).

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
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Sat 26 Mar 2011 03:57:25 PM UTC, comment #2: 

It isn't the same here (Slackware64):

$ ls -ld /usr/lib{,64}
drwxr-xr-x  14 root root    624 Mar 22 01:21 /usr/lib
drwxr-xr-x 199 root root 165600 Mar 25 19:04 /usr/lib64

Daga <daga>
Sat 26 Mar 2011 03:46:09 PM UTC, comment #1: 

The lib64 dir is not a link to lib?
On debian 65-bits, I have:

$ ls -ld /usr/lib64
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 May 10  2010 /usr/lib64 -> lib

But maybe that's not same config on all distros, and if it's not, I'll fix.

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Sat 26 Mar 2011 02:38:04 PM UTC, original submission:  

This is minor, but most 64-bit Linux flavors that I have read of use "lib64" directories, while the configure script only searches for tclConfig.sh in "lib" directories.

The work-around is to use " --with-tclconfig=/usr/lib64" for Slackware, but it would be nice if this was automated. My guess is around line 719 of configure.in for -3.1.4 and -devel.


Daga <daga>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2011-05-15 flashcode Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2011-03-26 flashcode StatusNeed Info => Fixed
    2011-03-26 flashcode StatusNone => Need Info
        Assigned toNone => flashcode
        Release3.3-dev => 0.3.4

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