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Bug 467618

Summary: =app-text/unac-1.8.0 fails with automake-1.13 - error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED) <axs>
Component: [OLD] UnspecifiedAssignee: Alexandre Rostovtsev (RETIRED) <tetromino>
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 21:11:12 UTC
# cat /var/tmp/portage/app-text/unac-1.8.0/temp/aclocal.out
***** aclocal *****
***** PWD: /var/tmp/portage/app-text/unac-1.8.0/work/unac-1.8.0.orig
***** aclocal

acinclude.m4:35: warning: underquoted definition of AC_COMPILE_WARNINGS
acinclude.m4:35:   run info Automake 'Extending aclocal'
acinclude.m4:35:   or see error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete.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 Alexandre Rostovtsev (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-07-23 03:19:39 UTC
Fixed, thanks for reporting.

+  23 Jul 2013; Alexandre Rostovtsev <> unac-1.8.0.ebuild,
+  +files/unac-1.8.0-automake-1.13.1.patch:
+  Fix building with automake-1.13.1 and >1.14 (bug #467618, thanks to Ian
+  Stakenvicius). Clean up the ebuild a bit.