[Dovecot] rc15 'configure' fails at "unexpected token `SSL,'"

Marcus Rueckert rueckert at informatik.uni-rostock.de
Wed Dec 6 09:38:25 UTC 2006

On 2006-12-05 18:05:11 -0800, snowcrash+dovecot wrote:
> i'm building dovecot-1.0.rc15 on osx.
> when i,
> ./configure --with-ssl=openssl --with-ssldir=/etc/ssl_certs
> --disable-static --enable-shared --disable-maintainer-mode
> --disable-ipv6 --with-mysql --with-sql-drivers=mysql --with-deliver
> --with-pop3d --with-storages=maildir,mbox --disable-debug
> it fails at,
> 	...
> 	checking how to hardcode library paths into programs... immediate
> 	appending configuration tag "F77" to libtool
> 	./configure: line 20184: AM_ICONV: command not found
> 	checking for strings.h... (cached) yes
> 	checking for stdint.h... (cached) yes
> 	...
> 	checking whether va_lists can be copied by value... yes
> 	./configure: line 26434: syntax error near unexpected token `SSL,'
> 	./configure: line 26434: `    PKG_CHECK_MODULES(SSL, openssl)'
> i've checked the cvs co of the 1.0-branch, and the same problem exists.

did you run autoreconf or something?
those error messages sound like that. they should not happen when you
used the configure from the tarball.

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