[ntp:hackers] Build quirks: Error 96, gnome-config
hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Sun Mar 6 09:59:56 UTC 2011
Occasionally, I try to run flock-build on various systems. Sometimes I find
bugs/glitches before they bite other people. I'm trying to catch up with
This is from NetBSD:
./ntpd --configfile ../../ntpd/complete.conf --saveconfigquit compsave.conf
*** Error code 96
How do I figure out what that's trying to tell me? Is there a better error
messsage someplace? Where? ...
That config file says:
But that's not writeable. (I don't normally run things like flock-build as
How does this checking work? I really don't want error messages from
debugging to clutter up my system log files.
Something like this could be handy for checking edits to a config file before
PS: configfile and saveconfigquit aren't mentioned in ntp-dev/html/ntpd.html
This is from the configure step on FreeBSD. Why does anything in NTP even
know that gnome exists? (Context is that I have a script that scans the log
files looking for troubles. "not found" is one of the strings it looks for
because some shell script was missing once upon a time.) No big deal, it's
just clutter and I can hack around it.
checking for pkg-config... /usr/local/bin/pkg-config
checking if pkg-config is at least version 0.15.0... yes
checking if libevent 2.0.9 or later is installed... gnome-config: not found
configure: Using libevent tearoff
checking for library containing openlog... (cached) none required
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