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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] hwloc-1.4 install failure w/ older GNU sed
From: Paul H. Hargrove (PHHargrove_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-02-01 15:57:49

I can confirm this appears to be fixed in the "1.5a1r4236M" tarball
which Jeff provided.


On 1/31/2012 11:46 PM, Brice Goglin wrote:
> I fixed this one, thanks.
> Brice
> Le 01/02/2012 03:50, Paul H. Hargrove a écrit :
>> The problem I described below is ALSO present in hwloc-1.4
>> -Paul
>> On 1/31/2012 5:19 PM, Paul H. Hargrove wrote:
>>> On my old Red Hat 8 box, I see the following failure from "make
>>> install" of hwloc-1.3.1:
>>>> make[5]: Entering directory
>>>> `/home/pcp1/phargrov/OMPI/hwloc-1.3.1-linux-x86-32-elan/BLD/tests/linux'
>>>> /bin/sed -e 's/abs_top_builddir\/utils/bindir/' -e
>>>> '/abs_top_builddir/d' -i /home/pcp1/phargrov/OMPI/hwloc-1.3
>>>> .1-linux-x86-32-elan/INST/bin/hwloc-gather-topology
>>>> /bin/sed: invalid option -- i
>>>> Usage: /bin/sed [OPTION]... {script-only-if-no-other-script}
>>>> [input-file]...
>>>> -n, --quiet, --silent
>>>> suppress automatic printing of pattern space
>>>> -e script, --expression=script
>>>> add the script to the commands to be executed
>>>> -f script-file, --file=script-file
>>>> add the contents of script-file to the commands to
>>>> be executed
>>>> --help display this help and exit
>>>> -V, --version output version information and exit
>>>> If no -e, --expression, -f, or --file option is given, then the first
>>>> non-option argument is taken as the sed script to interpret. All
>>>> remaining arguments are names of input files; if no input files are
>>>> specified, then the standard input is read.
>>>> E-mail bug reports to: bug-gnu-utils_at_[hidden] .
>>>> Be sure to include the word ``sed'' somewhere in the ``Subject:''
>>>> field.
>>> From that usage output, I suspect hwloc shouldn't be using "-i".
>>> Version on the failing system is "GNU sed version 3.02".
>>> So, this portion of the Makefile should be rewritten not to use the
>>> -i (in-place) option which appears specific to GNU sed-4.x
>>> -Paul

Paul H. Hargrove                          PHHargrove_at_[hidden]
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