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Bug 65650 - libidn-0.3.7 ebuild fails - C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check
Summary: libidn-0.3.7 ebuild fails - C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: [OLD] KDE (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo KDE team
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-09-28 01:21 UTC by Ed O'Loughlin
Modified: 2005-12-25 06:00 UTC (History)
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Description Ed O'Loughlin 2004-09-28 01:21:02 UTC
Tried to emerge kde (from 3.2.0 to 3.3.0). Ebuild of libidn fails:

# emerg kde
Calculating dependencies ...done!
>>> emerge (1 of 24) net-dns/libidn-0.3.7 to /
>>> md5 src_uri ;-) libidn-0.3.7.tar.gz
>>> Unpacking source...
>>> Unpacking libidn-0.3.7.tar.gz to /var/tmp/portage/libidn-0.3.7/work
>>> Source unpacked.
configure: WARNING: If you wanted to set the --build type, don't use --host.
    If a cross compiler is detected then cross compile mode will be used.
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /bin/install -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking for gawk... gawk
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
checking for i686-pc-linux-gnu-strip... no
checking for strip... strip
checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
checking for style of include used by make... GNU
checking for i686-pc-linux-gnu-gcc... gcc
checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
checking whether the C compiler works... yes
checking whether we are cross compiling... no
checking for suffix of executables...
checking for suffix of object files... o
checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
checking for gcc option to accept ANSI C... none needed
checking dependency style of gcc... gcc3
checking for a sed that does not truncate output... /bin/sed
checking for egrep... grep -E
checking for ld used by gcc... /usr/i686-pc-linux-gnu/bin/ld
checking if the linker (/usr/i686-pc-linux-gnu/bin/ld) is GNU ld... yes
checking for /usr/i686-pc-linux-gnu/bin/ld option to reload object files... -r
checking for BSD-compatible nm... nm
checking whether ln -s works... yes
checking how to recognise dependent libraries... pass_all
checking how to run the C preprocessor... /lib/cpp
configure: error: C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check
See `config.log' for more details.

!!! ERROR: net-dns/libidn-0.3.7 failed.
!!! Function econf, Line 362, Exitcode 1
!!! econf failed

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. emerge =kde-3.3.0
Comment 1 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2004-10-04 21:42:03 UTC
you neglected to provide `emerge info` like the bug report page says to

also, please post the config.log to figure out the real failure
Comment 2 Carsten Lohrke (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2005-12-25 06:00:06 UTC