Open MPI logo

Open MPI Development Mailing List Archives

  |   Home   |   Support   |   FAQ   |  

This web mail archive is frozen.

This page is part of a frozen web archive of this mailing list.

You can still navigate around this archive, but know that no new mails have been added to it since July of 2016.

Click here to be taken to the new web archives of this list; it includes all the mails that are in this frozen archive plus all new mails that have been sent to the list since it was migrated to the new archives.

Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] autogen error
From: Ralf Wildenhues (Ralf.Wildenhues_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-06-19 11:29:41

Hello Leonardo,

* Leonardo Fialho wrote on Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 04:29:30PM CEST:
> [Running] aclocal -I config
> /usr/local/bin/m4:config/mca_no_configure_components.m4:9: ERROR: end of
> file in string
> autom4te: /usr/local/bin/m4 failed with exit status: 1
> aclocal: autom4te failed with exit status: 1

Go to the toplevel source directory.
   aclocal -I config

to confirm that it's this one that is failing.
Edit config/mca_no_configure_components.m4, changing line 9,
  m4_define(mca_backtrace_m4_config_component_list, [execinfo, printstack, darwin, none])

  m4_define([mca_backtrace_m4_config_component_list], [execinfo, printstack, darwin, none])

then rerun
  aclocal -I config

to confirm that it's failing at line 10 or later only, now.

I assume the file is being read by m4 twice, and that exposes the
underquotation in it: it should be
  m4_define([name], [value])

because otherwise, the second time, 'name' will be expanded before
m4_define is called. Jeff, please fix this in

If I'm wrong, then I'd like to know
  /usr/local/bin/m4 --version