Gentoo Websites Logo
Go to: Gentoo Home Documentation Forums Lists Bugs Planet Store Wiki Get Gentoo!
Bug 467570 - =app-i18n/jfbterm-0.4.7-r4 fails with automake-1.13 - error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete
Summary: =app-i18n/jfbterm-0.4.7-r4 fails with automake-1.13 - error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADE...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: [OLD] Unspecified (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: CJK Team
Depends on:
Blocks: automake-1.13
  Show dependency tree
Reported: 2013-04-27 20:48 UTC by Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED)
Modified: 2021-10-07 14:13 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.
Description Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-04-27 20:48:26 UTC
# cat /var/tmp/portage/app-i18n/jfbterm-0.4.7-r4/temp/aclocal.out
***** aclocal *****
***** PWD: /var/tmp/portage/app-i18n/jfbterm-0.4.7-r4/work/jfbterm-0.4.7
***** aclocal

aclocal-1.13: warning: autoconf input should be named '', not ''
/usr/share/aclocal/zthread.m4:34: warning: underquoted definition of AM_PATH_ZTHREAD
/usr/share/aclocal/zthread.m4:34:   run info Automake 'Extending aclocal'
/usr/share/aclocal/zthread.m4:34:   or see error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete.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 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2021-10-07 14:13:39 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 23d379e9bcfec0b3bd3d520434d63fa8fa270635
Author:     Akinori Hattori <>
AuthorDate: 2021-10-07 14:11:45 +0000
Commit:     Akinori Hattori <>
CommitDate: 2021-10-07 14:13:28 +0000

    app-i18n/jfbterm: fix build with >=sys-devel/automake-1.13
    Package-Manager: Portage-3.0.20, Repoman-3.0.3
    Signed-off-by: Akinori Hattori <>

 app-i18n/jfbterm/files/jfbterm-automake-1.13.patch | 14 ++++++++++++++
 app-i18n/jfbterm/jfbterm-0.4.7-r4.ebuild           |  1 +
 2 files changed, 15 insertions(+)