As an FYI for anyone similarly afflicted:
The only solution I have found is to gut the file
# MCA_memchecker_valgrind_CONFIG([action-if-found], [action-if-not-found])
happy=0 # none_needed
happy_value=0 # none_needed
memchecker_valgrind_happy=0 # This should suffice to get rid of the
Nothing else will allow you to build unless you have the valgrind headers
installed on your machine.
On 4/21/08 7:28 AM, "Ralph H Castain" <rhc_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> I am finding that the memchecker code is again breaking the trunk,
> specifically on any machine that does not have valgrind installed.
> Apparently, memchecker now forces a requirement for valgrind?
> Here is what I get:
> --- MCA component memchecker:valgrind (m4 configuration macro)
> checking for MCA component memchecker:valgrind compile mode... static
> checking checking for the valgrind include directory ... none needed
> checking valgrind/valgrind.h usability... no
> checking valgrind/valgrind.h presence... no
> checking for valgrind/valgrind.h... no
> configure: WARNING: *** Could not find valgrind header files, as valgrind
> support was requested
> configure: error: *** Cannot continue
> Could somebody please fix this? I thought we had decided many moons ago that
> we would not require specific debuggers in default build configurations - I
> am somewhat surprised, therefore, to find that memchecker is "on" by
> default, and now requires valgrind!
> I have tried --disable-memchecker, but nothing will allow me to get past
> this error.
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