[tex-live] lcdf-typetools breakage

Olaf Weber olaf at infovore.xs4all.nl
Thu Sep 16 16:41:43 CEST 2004

Thomas Esser writes:
> On Thu, Sep 16, 2004 at 09:18:15AM -0400, Karl Berry wrote:

>> lcdf-typetools problems need to be reported to Eddie, who is not on this
>> list.  I forwarded your message.

> But, please note, that I had to mess a little around. I have changed
> configure.in and otftotfm/Makefile.am because we don't configure against
> an installed kpathsea, but use the not-yet-installed version from the
> source tree. Next thing was to add support for --enable-multi-platform
> (Karl, you know this from texinfo).

> After these changes, I have run autoconf, aclocal and automake (latest
> versions) to update all depending files.

FYI: the problem seems present in the original source as well.
However, running automake should regenate that part of Makefile.in
"from scratch".  I find it helps to either use automake 1.9 instead of
1.8, or to copy mkinstalldirs into the lcdf-typetools directory before
running automake.

Olaf Weber

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