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Bug 483800

Summary: dev-util/insight fails to build with automake-1.13
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Mark I Manning IV <mark4th>
Component: [OLD] DevelopmentAssignee: Development Tools Team <dev-tools>
Severity: normal CC: patrick
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 451744    

Description Mark I Manning IV 2013-09-05 20:23:09 UTC
emerging insight results in a fatal error in automake due to cygnus style trees (what ever they are) having been deprecated and removed. error: support for Cygnus-style trees has been removed

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. emerge insight

Actual Results:  
insight fails to build

Expected Results:  
insight should build

hope i filed this right, this is not exactly non developer friendly
Comment 1 Rafał Mużyło 2013-09-05 21:12:01 UTC
Not looked at the package, but most likely that line goes something like
AUTOMAKE_OPTIONS = ... cygnus ...
likely needs 'foreign' instead.
Comment 2 Julian Ospald 2013-11-03 17:10:18 UTC
*** Bug 486414 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Julian Ospald 2013-11-03 17:11:33 UTC
+  03 Nov 2013; Julian Ospald <> insight-6.8.1.ebuild,
+  insight-6.8.1-r1.ebuild, +files/insight-6.8.1-automake-1.13.patch:
+  fix build with automake-1.13 wrt #486414