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Bug 467560

Summary: =app-editors/nvi-1.81.6-r3 fails with automake-1.13 - error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED) <axs>
Component: [OLD] UnspecifiedAssignee: Jesus Rivero (RETIRED) <neurogeek>
Severity: normal    
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 451744    

Description Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-04-27 20:35:42 UTC
# cat /var/tmp/portage/app-editors/nvi-1.81.6-r3/temp/aclocal.out
***** aclocal *****
***** PWD: /var/tmp/portage/app-editors/nvi-1.81.6-r3/work/nvi-1.81.6/dist
***** aclocal -I m4

aclocal-1.13: warning: autoconf input should be named '', not ''
m4/gtk.m4:7: warning: underquoted definition of AM_PATH_GTK
m4/gtk.m4:7:   run info Automake 'Extending aclocal'
m4/gtk.m4:7:   or see error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete.
    You should use the 'AC_CONFIG_HEADERS' macro instead.
/usr/share/aclocal-1.13/obsolete-err.m4:12: AM_CONFIG_HEADER is expanded from... the top level
autom4te-2.69: /usr/bin/m4 failed with exit status: 1
aclocal-1.13: error: echo failed with exit status: 1

Please note that although this package is stable and automake-1.13 is ~arch,
this is still a priority fix because ~arch users are immediately affected.
Comment 1 Jesus Rivero (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-07-09 22:49:22 UTC
app-editors/nvi-1.81.6-r4 is in CVS and fixes this issue.