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Bug 148053 - app-editors/nano-1.3.12-r1 fails to compile w/ USE="unicode"
Summary: app-editors/nano-1.3.12-r1 fails to compile w/ USE="unicode"
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Linux bug wranglers
Depends on:
Reported: 2006-09-18 06:13 UTC by Don Allen
Modified: 2006-09-26 15:36 UTC (History)
0 users

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Runtime testing required: ---

Suggested by error message when emerge failed (config.log,38.53 KB, text/plain)
2006-09-18 06:16 UTC, Don Allen

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Description Don Allen 2006-09-18 06:13:52 UTC
configure: error:
*** UTF-8 support was requested, but insufficient UTF-8 support was
*** detected in your curses and/or C libraries.  Please verify that your
*** slang was built with UTF-8 support or your curses was built with
*** wide character support, and that your C library was built with wide
*** character support.

!!! Please attach the following file when filing a report to
!!! /var/tmp/portage/nano-1.3.12-r1/work/nano-1.3.12/config.log

!!! ERROR: app-editors/nano-1.3.12-r1 failed.
Call stack:, line 1546:   Called dyn_compile, line 937:   Called src_compile
  nano-1.3.12-r1.ebuild, line 46:   Called econf '--bindir=/bin' '--enable-color' '--enable-multibuffer' '--enable-nanorc' '--disable-wrapping-as-root' '--enable-spell' '--disable-justify' '--disable-debug' '--enable-nls' '--enable-utf8' '--disable-tiny' '--without-slang', line 540:   Called die

!!! econf failed
!!! If you need support, post the topmost build error, and the call stack if relevant.

root@elektra ~ # 

When I installed Gentoo on this system (and in keeping it up-to-date since), I've never done anything special about UTF-8, nor was it suggested by the install document, as I recall. This is the first time any package has complained about the state of the C library, etc.
Comment 1 Don Allen 2006-09-18 06:16:12 UTC
Created attachment 97330 [details]
Suggested by error message when emerge failed
Comment 2 Jakub Moc (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-09-18 06:28:29 UTC
Run 'emerge -NuDav world' and reopen if it still doesn't work after you've finished the above.
Comment 3 Travis Morgan 2006-09-26 15:36:11 UTC
Running emerge -ev nano fixed this bug for me. The following packages were emerged by that command: