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Bug 467604 - =app-text/crf++-0.54 fails with automake-1.13 - error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete
Summary: =app-text/crf++-0.54 fails with automake-1.13 - error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': th...
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
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Reported: 2013-04-27 21:08 UTC by Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED)
Modified: 2017-12-17 09:18 UTC (History)
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Description Ian Stakenvicius (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-04-27 21:08:12 UTC
# cat /var/tmp/portage/app-text/crf++-0.54/temp/aclocal.out
***** aclocal *****
***** PWD: /var/tmp/portage/app-text/crf++-0.54/work/CRF++-0.54
***** aclocal

aclocal-1.13: warning: autoconf input should be named '', not '' warning: underquoted definition of ADD_CC_FLAG   run info Automake 'Extending aclocal'   or see error: 'AM_CONFIG_HEADER': this macro is obsolete.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 2017-12-17 09:18:59 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit c6feadf5e72b3c9a901ba0953c7e3b7f7e17c4cc
Author:     Akinori Hattori <>
AuthorDate: 2017-12-17 09:06:53 +0000
Commit:     Akinori Hattori <>
CommitDate: 2017-12-17 09:18:35 +0000

    app-text/crf++: fix build with sys-devel/automake-1.13
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.13, Repoman-2.3.4

 app-text/crf++/crf++-0.54.ebuild               |  1 +
 app-text/crf++/crf++-0.58.ebuild               |  4 +++-
 app-text/crf++/files/crf++-automake-1.13.patch | 10 ++++++++++
 3 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)